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Final chance to save on TurboTax for 2020 tax filing

Get $20 off self-employed online filing, plus free filing for select military service members.

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The IRS extended the 2020 tax filing deadline to May 17, and that means there are only a few days left to secure a TurboTax discount.

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Are you self-employed and stressing out about this year's tax filing? Help is at hand, with a small but worthwhile discount to go with it: The self-employed filing option from TurboTax can help you find the biggest deductions while minimizing headaches, and it's currently available for $100 (save $20). But that deal expires May 17.

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Small-business owners, freelancers and gig-workers may not realize that a lot of their out-of-pocket expenses could be used toward getting a bigger tax break. Web hosting fees, consulting travel costs, ridesharing and delivery car maintenance -- TurboTax can help find all those industry-specific side-gig deductions.

You can also save $20 when you choose the Live filing version and have your paperwork reviewed by a tax expert.

TurboTax also offers a few educational resources depending on your type of gig work. It is always worth it to double-check if your situation qualifies for free filing.

Read More: Tax return deadline 2021: How to estimate refund, claim stimulus money and more

Serving in the military? You can get your returns filed (both federal and state) completely free with TurboTax Online. Active-duty enlisted service members and reservists can simply upload their military W-2 and verify their rank to qualify. This offer includes TurboTax Free Edition, Deluxe, Premier and Self-Employed filing products. It's not available to officers.

Be sure to check out our tax guide for filing tips, stimulus credit information and more.

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