File Taxes From Your Android Phone with TurboTax SnapTax

We’re nearing that time of year when people agonize over their taxes.  Over the years, things have gotten easier for the average Joe as PC software has helped to lessen the mental burden.  Things continue to progress this year with Intuit’s TurboTax-branded SnapTax application for Android phones. Users who typically file simple tax returns (1040EZ) can do so directly from their handsets by taking a picture of their W-2 statement. After a few more tidbits of info, the user is ready to send off their taxes. The application is free to download and install, however, it runs $14.99 for a TurboTax filing license to process the form.

Via:PhoneScoop

About author

Scott Webster
Scott Webster 6607 posts

Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

You might also like

News and Rumors

Samsung is throwing in some goodies with a purchase of the new NotePRO or TabPRO tablets

Two days ago, Samsung announced their new line of Galaxy TabPRO and NotePRO tablets at CES. It seems as though they’re trying to make the launch a big one by

News and Rumors

ShoutOut App Let’s You Speak Your SMS Messages

If you have ever wanted to be able to use Android’s voice recognition to translate your spoken word to text message, then this is the app for you! Promptu, a

News and Rumors

Evernote adds handwriting recognition to Android app

The Evernote experience gets even better today as the Android app adds in handwriting functionality. As part of the latest update, users can jot down their notes using a finger

2 Comments

  1. Jaymoon
    January 15, 11:22 Reply

    That is awesome that you can just take a picture of your W2 and have it fill out your information that way!

    The $15 processing fee however is keeping me away. Especially since most people qualify for Turbo Tax’s FREE filing option: http://turbotax.intuit.com/taxfreedom/

    Most federal AND state filing is totally free depending on your income level and state you live in.

Leave a Reply