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It’s that taxing time of year again where all CPAs are scurrying around like crazy gathering complex details to complete corporate and personal tax returns. If you have a simple return, it could mean extra points with Southwest.
Southwest would like members to know they can file for free and earn 1,000 bonus Southwest Rapid Rewards points by using TurboTax for eligible completed filings before April 15, 2013.
How To Earn 1,000 Points With TurboTax
Step 1: Go to Rapid Rewards Shopping
Step 2: Log in to Rapid Rewards Shopping with your Rapid Rewards account information and click on the TurboTax offer
Step 3: Complete your federal tax return with TurboTax Online by April 15, 2013.
Terms And Conditions
TurboTax Online Federal Products qualifying for 1,000 rewards points are TurboTax Federal Free, Basic, Deluxe, Premier, and Home & Business. Excludes any other product or offer, limit one redemption per Rapid Rewards account number. Eligible only once a completed federal tax return is filed on or before 4/15/2013. CDs DO NOT qualify for this offer. Please allow six to eight weeks from the date of filing your taxes with an approved TurboTax Online 2012 Federal product for your Rapid Rewards account to be credited with 1,000 points. Points will not go towards A-List or A-List Preferred qualifications. All Rapid Rewards rules and regulations apply.
Simple Federal returns filed through TurboTax are free and will earn a bonus 1,000 Southwest Rapid Rewards points.
If you don’t have a simple tax return and are looking for free travel on Southwest, consider the Southwest Airlines® Rapid Rewards® Premier Credit Card which offers enough points for two round trip tickets after you spend $2,000 in the first 3 months of opening your account.
With this card, you can take advantage of the “single best trick to travel domestically” in the United States.
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