TurboTax Online Support
2018 - 2019
How big a refund (or payment due) can you expect when you file your taxes this year? The online TurboTax tax refund estimator calculator can help you get an idea where you stand with Uncle Sam...
Go to the Where's My Refund? online tool to check on the status of your refund.
You can generally get information about your refund status within 72 hours after the IRS acknowledges receipt of your e-filed return, or three to four weeks after mailing a paper return.
Check with TurboTax online support, You'll need to provide the following information to access your refund status data:
- Your Social Security Number (or Individual Taxpayer
- Identification Number)
- Your Filing Status
- The exact whole dollar amount of your refund.
TurboTax 2019 online support can help. If your refund was returned by the U.S. Postal Service you may be able to change the address they have on file. Generally, you can file an online claim for a replacement check if it's been more than 28 days from the date that your tax refund was mailed. Where's My Refund? will give detailed information about filing a claim if this situation applies to you.
Checking Your TurboTax 2019 Refund Status
Federal tax refunds from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are generally issued about 2 weeks after your tax return was e-filed. States refunds vary but can take much longer (New York often delays issuing refunds until March
In general, you should wait 4 weeks if you filed electronically, and 6-10 weeks for a paper filing before contacting the IRS tax authorities.
Be sure to have a copy of your tax return in front of you when you call. You can first try the web or automated phone line. If you're still not able to get the right information, call the number to speak to a live person.
IRS Website: Get Tax Refund Status Online, Automated Refund Hotline: 1-800-829-1954
To speak to a live person:
- Delayed refund or lost refund check, call 1-800-829-0582, extension 462
- For other inquiries, call 1-800-829-1040. First, select option 1 (questions regarding preparing or filing tax return), then select option 5
- Outside the U.S., call (215) 516-2000
Find the perfect product for your tax return preparation, then file by efile for a quick direct tax refund deposit into your checking or savings account.
We can all get anxious waiting for a tax refund, but when you choose direct deposit, this time of pondering can be much shorter.
More TurboTax Online Software Perks
- Audit Check: Once you complete your return on the TurboTax website a check will be run to see if there are any errors or any red flags that may arise so that you know your audit risk level and can make corrections. You can choose to pay extra for audit defense as well. If you get audited the audit defense will be provided by a tax professional to represent you and help with IRS communications.
- Maximum Refund Guarantee: If you can find a larger refund using another online tax preparation program, you will be refunded the applicable TurboTax federal and/or state purchase price that you paid.
- 100% Accurate Calculation Guarantee: If you get penalized by the IRS because of a tax return refund calculator mistake made by TurboTax they will pay the penalties and interest resulting from the error.
Getting the right product for your filing needs is the first, and the most important step to insure a stress-less process will be had.
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TurboTax is great online tax preparation software that is quite thorough, as well as easy to use even for complex returns.
How TurboTax Online Guidance Works
Overall, TurboTax is exceptional tax preparation software. If you are planning on using a tax preparation software, you really can’t go wrong with TurboTax. More great features in the full product line include:
- Helps you maximize tax savings.
- Extensive tax resources for complex returns
- Imports financial data from Quicken, Quickbooks, MS Money, and previous year returns.
- Guides you smoothly through an interview process while inserting answers into your tax return.
- Instant access to tax information and advice.
The interview process for TurboTax is so easy and smooth that following the format is as quick and easy as it gets. It fills in the answers you give in the appropriate forms as you complete the questions, then it produces your return with all the necessary schedules.
TurboTax also checks for errors and additional tax savings, then gives you the option of printing and filing a paper return or filing electronically with efile. Efile is the IRS preference for filing and these are processed faster.
Tax explanations of tax regulations are written in simple to understand layman's terms, "not legal mumble jumble" that are well organized and easy to follow. All in all, TurboTax online tax preparation software is the top rated program on the market for completing your return.
IRS trends show that choosing direct deposit is the best way to cut down on the time it take for the IRS to deposit you tax refund into your bank account. Try it!