Intuit is a scourge.
You should have mentioned that the way to find the truly free filing is to go to irs.gov and click "File Your Taxes for Free." It will take you to a list of IRS-approved providers.
Since you penned this article, Pat, Intuit bought Mailchimp - which used to be a free organize your email list service - it's not free anymore, either. Thank you!
Hi Pat, Great article. I reposted your article on our disqus blog, The Class Struggle, in case you are interested. https://ongoingclassstruggle.blogspot.com/2022/04/why-taking-on-turbotax-matters-pat.html#more