TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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How do I sign up for Audit Defence?

You can sign up for Audit Defence in TurboTax when you file your tax return. The option is offered in the Review section, toward the end of the EasyStep interview.

Important: You cannot purchase Audit Defence after you've filed your return.

To sign up for Audit Defence, follow these instructions:

In online editions of TurboTax

  1. Sign in to TurboTax and open your return.
  2. Choose the Review tab and select Audit Defence.
  3. Select Yes, I want to be represented.
    The Audit Defence screen appears.
  4. Select the checkbox Add Audit Defence for $39.99, enter your email address, and click Continue.
    An Audit Defence charge is added to the final total that you pay at checkout for the TurboTax return.
    If you have already paid for your return, only the Audit Defence charge will be displayed at checkout.
  5. Click Continue to proceed.

In CD/download editions of TurboTax

  1. Open your return in TurboTax.
  2. In the left-hand menu, select Review > Customize TurboTax.
  3. Next to Audit Defence, choose Add.
  4. Choose Buy Now.


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