How do I get this free 18 month QuickBooks Self-Employed Trial? The steps listed all work until Step 7. There is only this at that page: "We'll save a PDF copy..."

These steps all work UNTIL Step 7. There is no promised link to Quickbooks Self-Employed 18 month trial. I completed my tax return with TurboTax and this trial was promised at the end. 


TurboTax customers who file their 2018 tax return using TurboTax Self-Employed or TurboTax Live Assist & Review Self-Employed are eligible to use QuickBooks Self-Employed for free for 18 months.

To take advantage of this offer, file your 2018 return with TurboTax Self-Employed or TurboTax Live Assist & Review Self-Employed, then follow the instructions below.


  1. Sign in to your TurboTax Self-Employed or TurboTax Live Assist & Review Self-Employed account.
  2. On the Great to see you again! page, locate your filed tax return and select View.
  3. From the left-hand navigation menu, select File, then select Get Started.
  4. On the Let’s file your return step, select Continue.
  5. On the Do you want to register for CRA’s online mail? step, select Continue.
  6. On the Filing your return(s) step, select Continue.
  7. On the Hold up! step, select Get QuickBooks Self-Employed.
  8. On the One more step to claim your free offer step that opens in a new tab/window, select Claim free offer.
  9. On the Nearly there…step, fill out the First name and Last name fields, then select Continue.
  10. On the Claim your free QuickBooks Self-Employed step, fill out the fields, then select Buy QuickBooks.


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