Get a tax (prep) break with your credit card

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Tax season is upon us, but your credit card might help lighten the burden. Many credit card issuers are offering discounts on your favorite tax software or tax preparation service.

Discover cardholders can go to ShopDiscover and get 20% cash back on purchases made at H&R Block and 15% cash back on Intuit’s TurboTax software.

Through its Bonus Cash Center, Citi gives cardholders 10% back on H&R Block At Home software and also offers a coupon code to get 15% off on online tax preparation with the preparer. Citi also offers 8% cash back on TurboTax.

At Chase’s Ultimate Rewards Mall, cardholders can get 15 extra rewards points per dollar when purchasing H&R Block At Home software or eight extra points per dollar for buying TurboTax software.

Bank of America offers nine extra points per dollar spent on TurboTax purchases at its WorldPoints Mal.

American Express cardholders can go to its Deal Center to get 15% off on H&R Block software and 10% off on TurboTax software. H&R Block purchases also earn cardholders 15% cash back that will be donated to the United Way.