On September 6, 2019, County Counsel filed a lawsuit on behalf of the People of the State of California against Intuit, Inc., the maker of the electronic tax preparation software TurboTax. The lawsuit alleges that Intuit deceived taxpayers, including low-income taxpayers who were entitled to free tax filing, into paying for tax preparation products Intuit promised would be free.

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County Press Release: Santa Clara County Counsel Sues TurboTax Maker Intuit to Protect Taxpayers from Deceptive Marketing and Overcharging  (Sept. 6, 2019)

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