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This year they wanted something like $35 for filing both federal and state. With cheaper faster computers and more experience with e-filing, I would have expected the costs to go down, not up, and surely not up so much. How much oil does it take to run their computers anyway?

Seems like they've moved the revenue stream from initial sale to filing. They must figure it's better to sell the software for $30 and then the filing for $15 than just charging $45 up front.

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