1040-EZ Mobile

Problem

  • Provide a way for users with simple tax returns to file using their smart phone.
  • Allow users to take a picture of their W-2 for simplified data entry.
  • Enure consistency with online tax preparation application.

Process

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Solution

  • Collaborated with visual designers to optimize the tax prep process for the phone.
  • Figured out ways to simplify the tax interview that we used in the online product for the small real estate on the phone.
  • Defined interaction for incorporating photo taking functionality into the W-2 interview.

Screens

Main UI

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Income

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Photo Data Entry

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Results

  • Designs performed well in usability studies.
  • Average rating of 3.5 stars in both the Apple and Android App Stores.

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