eSmart Tax is a tax management software that allows freelancers, business owners, and contractors to prepare and file their taxes online through the platform. It helps users to accurately file their taxes in compliance with applicable laws. In this review, we compared the most popular subscription options available.
Summary of User Reviews
As of the date this article was written (4/27/18), there are not a lot of user reviews of eSmart Tax available online. If you are a past or current eSmart Tax customer, leave a review to help others that are deciding whether or not to use the company.
eSmart Tax Pricing
eSmart Tax has four subscription options: Free ($0), Basic ($28.95), Deluxe ($43.95), and Premium ($58.95). The main differences between the plans are the inclusions of features such as expense management, audit assistance, and support for particular tax schedules. All plans include free chat and tech support, credit maximizers, and state tax preparation.
(per tax return filed)
eSmart Tax Features
Check out the list below for some of eSmart Tax’s features.
- ACA forms: Equipped to handle Health Care Reform-related tax situations that affect income taxes.
- Business expenses: Report common expenses that are related to your business.
- Child and dependent care: Takes into account expenses for families that are beneficial to your taxes.
- Credit maximizer: Reviews your tax situation for hundreds of credits and deductions to see if you qualify for them.
Useful eSmart Tax Resources
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eSmart Tax FAQ
What do I need to do to prepare filing taxes through the system?
You will need to use a browser that supports 128-bit SSL encryption. You will also be needing your tax statements, W-2, 1099-MISC, 1099-INT, etc. plus all deductible tax information, mortgage interest payments, charitable contributions, and expense receipts.
How does the interview-based application work?
The interview-based application works by asking you simple “yes” or “no” questions in order to determine which tax forms you need and what deductions you can apply for.
eSmart Tax Overview Video
This video provides an overall background on what eSmart Tax can do to help you file your taxes quicker and easier online.