Inside TurboTax’s 20-Year Fight to Stop Americans From Filing Their Taxes for Free

“Under the terms of an agreement with the federal government, Intuit and other commercial tax prep companies promised to provide free online filing to tens of millions of lower-income taxpayers. In exchange, the IRS pledged not to create a government-run system. Since Free File’s launch, Intuit has done everything it could to limit the program’s reach while making sure the government stuck to its end of the deal.”

Source: ProPublica
Published: Oct 17, 2019
Length: 27 minutes (6,848 words)
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