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TaxAct Basic 2020 Download Edition

For Simple Federal Returns, Fast and easy tax filing for simple returns

$ 19 95

Our Products are Easy-to-Use and Guarantee Accuracy

Multiple import options to save time

Transfer vital personal data from last year's tax return, including information required for IRS e-file. Plus, minimize errors by importing charitable donations, stocks, W-2s, and more!

All the free support you need

Never get stumped by a tax question. Search for the fastest answers in the Answer Center, or contact us for free account & technical support when you need it.

Step-by-step guidance through your return

Just answer simple questions and TaxAct will do the rest. Your return is guaranteed 100% accurate, and you'll get your maximum refund the fastest way possible with free IRS e-file.

Essential tax tips & strategies

TaxTutor Guidance provides expert tax tips & strategies as you move through your return, including money-saving deductions, simple explanations, and pitfalls to avoid.

Real-Time Refund Status

See how your entries impact your refund or amount due in real time. Your refund amount updates as you prepare your return so you can always see that you're getting your guaranteed maximum refund.

Reduce your audit risk with TaxAct Alerts

TaxAct inspects your return for errors and omissions that could increase your risk of an audit, and finds valuable tax-saving opportunities you may have missed.

Free Amended Tax Returns

Need to amend your IRS return? File Form 1040X at any time - no upsells or upgrades required.

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100% Accuracy Guarantee

Rest assured, TaxAct guarantees the calculations on your return are 100% correct.

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TaxAct guarantees you are completely satisfied with your TaxAct software purchase.