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1 Offer valid between 1/29/18 through 4/17/18. Offer applies only to Cardholders of the Netspend Premier Visa Prepaid Card, issued by The Bancorp Bank, who use this TaxAct website to register with TaxAct and to file their federal tax return and state tax return, if any. Cardholder eligibility for this offer must be confirmed by Netspend. Discount applied at time of payment for tax preparation services. Offer may change or end at any time without notice. Offer provided by TaxAct. The Bancorp Bank and Visa are not affiliated in any way with this optional offer, and neither they nor Netspend endorse or sponsor this offer. Add sales tax for applicable orders.

2 Faster access claim is based on comparison of direct deposit to a mailed paper check. For up-to-date information from the IRS, visit www.irs.gov/refunds. To avoid delays, be sure the name on the tax return is the same name as the name on your Card Account.

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4 Based on publicly available terms, warranties and guaranties published by other leading providers of online tax preparation products as of 1/29/18.

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