We are getting to that time of year when the major tax software companies begin to bury us all in their advertising. The three biggest companies – TurboTax, H&R Block, and TaxAct – all offer a free option. But they just use that to get you hooked, hoping that you’ll opt instead for one of their paid versions.
How much you will pay depends on which service you choose. There is a wide variation in what each charges for their various plans, with TaxAct as the cheapest most of the time, and TurboTax as the most expensive.
For a full breakdown of services and prices, you can read the full article here.