Sites that require Internet Explorer

Mike McMullin mwmcmlln at
Tue Jan 27 06:39:11 UTC 2009

On Mon, 2009-01-26 at 09:46 -0400, Derek Broughton wrote:
> Scott wrote:
> > Linda wrote:
> >> Actually that also is not an option we are required by law to submit the
> >> forms electronically. Lower volume users can call the information in but
> >> we don't have that option.
> > I don't know what corporations use to send their taxes electronically in
> > Canada,
> I don't know either, since my wife does the corporate returns, but we've 
> never had an issue.  iirc, while they have to be electronic, they don't 
> actually require software outside a browser, and are cross-browser 
> compatible, but I may misremember...
> > but I know home users can use web based tax software on Linux.
> > The web based version of QuickTax is suppose to work on Linux.  I have
> > not tried it myself, 
> I do the personal returns, and have used QuickTax web on Linux.
> > but when I complained to intuit for not supporting
> > Linux in their software their response is that I can still use their web
> > based service from Linux.
> I've tried that route myself :-)  I suppose I should be satisfied that there 
> is _something_ that works, but I'd rather have a real Linux QuickTax. 

  Indeed, then I can chuck Windows, this is the only app that I really
keep Windows for.

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