UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION
This is not a solicitation from a lawyer.
This is not a legal action against you.
There is a proposed settlement in a class action lawsuit brought against Intuit, Inc. regarding the Refund Processing Service (also known as the Refund Processing Option or Refund Transfer) (“Refund Processing Service”) available on TurboTax Online that allows TurboTax customers to choose to pay their TurboTax fees by deducting the amount owed from their tax refunds for a fee (typically $29.95). If you used TurboTax Online and opted to have your TurboTax fees, including your tax preparation fees or e-filing fees, deducted from your tax return, and you fit the description of the settlement class:
- You can make a claim for a portion of the $6,550,000 Settlement Fund (net of any deductions for fees and expenses). Your claim amount depends on the total number of persons making claims. To receive benefits from the Settlement, you must fill out a claim form, as described in part 4 of the Notice, and submit it by October 28, 2013;
- You can exclude yourself from the Settlement (and receive no money from the Settlement but retain your right to bring a lawsuit). Your request to exclude yourself must be postmarked no later than September 23, 2013. You must follow the process described in part 8 of the Notice. If the Settlement is approved and you do not exclude yourself, you will be bound by the Settlement and will release certain claims described therein.
- You can object to the Settlement. The deadline for objecting to the Settlement is August 28, 2013. All objections must be filed with the Court by that day and mailed to Counsel of Record in the case. See part 7 of the Notice for details.
PLEASE DO NOT CALL OR WRITE THE COURT, THE COURT CLERK’S OFFICE, INTUIT, OR INTUIT’S COUNSEL FOR MORE INFORMATION.
- August 28, 2013
Objections to the Settlement.
You must mail your objections to the settlement so that it/they are postmarked no later than August 28, 2013. See part 7 of the Notice.
- August 28, 2013
Notice of Your Intention to Appear at the Fairness Hearing.
You must mail your notice of intention to appear at the hearing so that it is postmarked no later than August 28, 2013. See part 11 of the Notice.
- September 23, 2013
Exclude yourself from the Class.
You must mail your exclusion request so that it is postmarked no later than September 23, 2013. See part 8 of the Notice.
- September 27, 2013
The Hearing is currently scheduled for September 27, 2013. See part 11 of the Notice, and please check this website for updates. The hearing date is subject to change.
- October 28, 2013
Claim Form Deadline.
You must submit your Claim Form on-line on or before October 28, 2013, or mail your completed paper Claim Form postmarked no later than October 28, 2013. See parts 4 and 6 of the Notice.