CD & Download Tax Software





In the last couple of years, there has been an explosion of Canadian Income Tax preparation software. The best known tax software packages such as TurboTax (formerly QuickTax) and UFile have been available in retail stores across Canada and available to purchase on the web.

The newer payers on the tax software scene only offer their products for purchase via download, although a few will send you a DC if requested (and for an additional fee).

You should alo tax a look at the Web Based tax Software Survey.

2010 Canadian Tax Software Survey – Download and Store Bought Editions

Software
TurboTax
Standard
TurboTax
Premier
GenuTax
Ufile For Windows
Taxnic
TaxTron
TaxFreeway
myTaxExpress
FutureTax
eTaxCanada
Studio Tax
 UDoTaxes
Included Returns
8
8
20
8
1
1
20
1
1
1
20
20
Interactive Guide
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Optimizers
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
N
Y
Y
Y
?
Y
Y
Self-Employment
N
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Investments
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Rental Income
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Imports From OtherPackages
Y
Y
N
Y
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
N
NETFILE
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
PDF
Y
Y
N
?
Y
Y
?
N
Y
N
Y
Y
Quebec
Y
Y
N
Y
N
Y
N
N
N
Y
N
Y
Free Trial
N
N
Y
?
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
N
Price
$39.99
$69.99
$39.99
$19.99
$9.95
$12.99
$9.95
$6.99
$5.99
$8.99
Free
Free
Free Returns
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$39.99 is a life time price. No need to buy software again.
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Income under $20,000
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Income under $25,000
Income under $25,000
Students or income under $25,000
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Additional Returns
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$5 for 2nd &3rd returns. 4-20 Free.
$24.99 Family
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$13.99for 10 returns
$7.99for 2 returns to $15.99 for 20.
5-Return Group license for $24.99
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Choose Your QuickTax for the 2009 Tax Year