Dependents - Resident of Mexico or Canada

To indicate in the TaxAct® program that a dependent is a resident of Canada or Mexico:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then click Federal.
  2. Click Basic Information in the Federal Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand, then click Dependents and other qualifying persons.
  3. Click Review next to each dependent that is a resident of Canada or Mexico.
  4. Select "Resident of Canada or Mexico" from the Dependent Citizenship drop-down.