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Get your refund the fastest way possible using e-file and direct deposit. Finish filing in as little as 30 minutes. The website helps you by skipping sections that don't apply to your tax return. Import previous year's tax data. To save you time, your information is saved from year to year. This saves you the trouble of having to re-enter your information.

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