Now is the time to promote tax merchants—in fact, 50% of tax returns are completed by mid-February. E-file.com, an established LC merchant of four years, is in its peak season now. Given that 91% of tax returns were e-filed in 2016, the earning opportunity is significant.
E-file.com offers one of the most aggressive payouts and highest converting products in the tax filing space. Unique to the E-file.com program, affiliates earn commission on both purchases and free fillings.
E-file.com commission rate starts at 40% Affiliates receive a $1.40 flat commission on any free tax filing. This means affiliates earn commission even when customers do not pay.
E-file.com provides online personal income tax software for e-filing both federal and state taxes. This software simplifies the filing process by providing easy-to-answer questions in a step-by-step approach. E-file.com’s software allows tax filers to pause the filing process, save their entries and come back to it at a later time—which could range anywhere from a few days to a few months. To ensure that affiliates are compensated for this type of situation, E-file provides a lengthy 120-day cookie.
In the thick of E-file.com’s peak earning season, LC Director of Affiliate Relations, John Nardolilli, sat down with E-file.com’s Director of Marketing, Aaron Rosenthal to understand more about the highly lucrative earning opportunities for affiliates during tax season and how this niche merchant helps its affiliate partners succeed.
John: What is it about your tax filing service that people love the