Use the following instructions to preview a PDF copy of your Form 1040 U.S. Individual Income Tax Return in the TaxAct program.
- From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal to expand, then click Summary. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then click Federal.
- Continue with the interview process until you reach the screen titled Filing, then click Paper.
- On the screen titled Paper Filing - Printing Your Return, click Print Return, then click Print in the window that appears to view a PDF of your return.
Note. The return will be watermarked "View Only" and cannot be paper-filed. To print a copy without the watermark, you may do so from the Print Center or from the Filing menu after the product fees have been processed.