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As 2017 TaxAct state editions are updated, details will be added below to highlight what's new in each release.


5/08/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1041 and 1120 Editions

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Schedule M re-released; line 33 no longer applies.

5/08/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1065 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Schedule M re-released; line 33 no longer applies.

5/08/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1120S Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Schedule M re-released; line 33 no longer applies.

4/24/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification made to EF Instructions to reflect state-issued change in refund lead time.

4/24/2018 (Desktop) / 4/12/2018 (Online) - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 Oregon 1040 Edition

Version 1.04 includes the following minor changes:

  • No longer allowing the spouse's exemption on Form 40-P Part-year Residents for married filing separately filers.
  • Added a green alert for when the Kicker Credit is $0 to have the customer review this section.

4/24/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 North Carolina 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification made to print for amended refund amount paid
  • Modification made to Schedule PN Line 19a calculation.

4/10/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Alabama 1040 Edition.

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified the calculation on Part 6, line 27 of the Alabama Schedule CR to be the lesser of line 24 or 26 based on recently passed legislation which removed the line 25 calculation from limiting this credit.

4/05/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Virginia 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified the Virginia Other Additions Worksheet to include a medical expense addback code of "99" based on the new worksheet in the updated Virginia instructions and Virginia Tax Bulletin 18-1.

4/05/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Arizona 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted location of the district name on Form 322 when taxpayer has only has contributions between 1/1 and 4/17.
  • Removed the addition of income exempt from treaty for federal Form 1040NR filers.

4/05/2018 - Version 1.05 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1040 Edition

Version 1.05 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified the calculation of the Ohio Resident credit to allow it to be claimed when filing as an Ohio Part-year resident.
  • Modified the Unreimbursed Health Care Expenses Worksheet for recently passed legislation that retroactively allows certain unreimbursed health insurance premiums to be deducted subject to 7.5% of Ohio AGI.

3/28/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Oklahoma 1065 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Corrected printing for line 11 of Form OK-514 – Supplemental Schedule K-1

3/28/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Oklahoma 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Corrected printing for line 41 of Form 511-NR

3/28/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Arkansas 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification was made to AR-OI state depreciation adjustment.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Pennsylvania 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Allow negative amounts on lines 6 and 11 of Schedule B.
  • Changed the year print on Schedule G-L
  • Preventing returns with more than three 529 ABLE accounts beneficiaries from e-filing their return (state limitation)

3/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Pennsylvania 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Allow negative amounts on lines 6 and 11 of Schedule B.
  • Changed the year print on Schedule G-L

3/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Michigan 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Allow Detroit returns to be electronically filed that contain Form 5327 – City of Detroit Business Income Apportionment Continuation Schedule.
  • Added alerts for Michigan Form 4884 – Pension Schedule.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Colorado 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Removed the ability to select Code 40 - Baptist Road Rural Transportation Authority on the Consumer Use Tax Reporting Schedule.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 California 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added new disaster code (2018 Southern California Mudslides).

3/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 California 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added new disaster code (2018 Southern California Mudslides).

3/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 California 1120 and 1120S Editions

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added new disaster code (2018 Southern California Mudslides).
  • Made print location correction to Form 3805Q

3/27/2018 - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 Massachusetts 1040 Edition

Version 1.04 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added alert for negative expenses on Schedule C.
  • Modification made to Form 2210, adjusted to always be 15th day of the month.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Kansas 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added masking of the paid preparer IDs on the Kansas K-40 when printing a Preparer Copy or a Client Copy.
  • Modified when a yellow alert generates on Kansas Schedule S if claiming a credit on Kansas Form K-70.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1065 and 1120S Editions

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified printing of the check boxes on Forms 1140 and 4708 when either a final return is indicated or a federal extension granted is indicated.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Connecticut 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • 2D barcode for Form 1040X is not available.

3/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Rhode Island 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added an alert for when EIC is calculated with out-of-state wages and no credit for taxes paid to another state (state request).

3/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Oregon 1065 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted print on Schedule K-1 worksheets to include both the first and last name of partners
  • Change the way nonresident members checkbox is calculated (Form OR-65, Line 2B)

3/27/2018 - Version 1.07 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1040 Edition

Version 1.07 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification made to the itemized deductions when federal AMT is present on the return
  • Updated text to reflect state changes to Schedule OS and instructions
  • Included mortgage interest paid on line 2 of Part I of the Itemized Deduction Credit Worksheet in more situations

3/21/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1065 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Corrected IL Form 1065 Line 52 to be $0 when AGI (Line 13) is greater than $250,000.

3/21/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Louisiana 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Forms 8453-OL, R2868-V, and R-10610 now available for print and e-file.

3/21/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Kentucky 1120 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Corrected calculation on Form 720, Part III, Line 18
  • Updated calculation of Part II, line 1 to account for Line 18 change

3/21/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Texas 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.

3/21/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Texas 1120, 1120S, and 1065 Editions

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.

3/21/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1120 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted the net worth tax calculation to match the tax tables.
  • Increased the length of the email address field on the EF worksheet.
  • Modified taxable income amount for 1120-H filers to pull taxable income from federal Form 1120H

3/21/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 South Carolina 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications made to reflect federal extenders conformity.

3/15/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1120S Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted the net worth tax calculation to match the tax tables.
  • Increased the length of the email address field on the EF worksheet.
  • Changed the text on the required PDF attachment page to clarify required attachments.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1040 Professional Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to text in the New York interview for checkboxes on Item D3 to prevent possibly confusion related to deferred compensation.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1040 Professional Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Updated the way the charge by form is calculating for the total copies of Schedule III.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Oregon 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Mortgage insurance premiums are now included as part of itemized deductions.
  • Allowed for the entry of the tuition and fees deduction.
  • Added an alert that requires users to identify the state for the credit for taxes paid to another state and passed-through.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Rhode Island 1120 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available for all returns.
  • Changed a year reference in the interview.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Rhode Island 1120S and 1065 Editions

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available for all returns.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1040 Edition

Version 1.04 includes the following minor changes:

  • Updated the mailing address zip code that prints on the Ohio Form IT 40P.
  • Updated Ohio Form IT NRC to provide guidance on how to deduct the tuition and fees deduction.
  • Adjustments made to Ohio RITA for the Medina credit rate and Dayton and Warren tax rates.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1040 Edition

Version 1.04 includes the following minor changes:

  • Text changes on Schedule CR and Schedule NR due to extenders.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Louisiana 1120 and 1120S Editions

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • All forms now available.
  • Extension e-file now available.
  • Modification made to allow more negative values due to schema change.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 South Carolina 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Form 2220 now available for print and e-file.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 South Carolina 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Form 2210 now available for print and e-file.
  • Spouse over 65 deductions conditions changes to only populate if Married Filing Jointly.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Nebraska 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Forms 2220N and 1120N-ES now available for printing.

3/13/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Turned on print for the Ohio Form IT 1041 - Fiduciary Income Tax Return.
  • The period end date that prints on the UPC payment vouchers have been modified to accommodate fiscal year filers.

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Rhode Island 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Forms 1040 and 1040NR now available for print and e-file

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Rhode Island 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Forms 1040 and 1040NR now available for print and e-file
  • Update an incorrect year reference for prior year gross receipts

3/07/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 New Jersey 1120 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • All forms now available for print and e-file

3/07/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 New Jersey 1120S Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • All forms now available for print and e-file

3/07/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 California 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Turned on extension e-file
  • Removed yes/no question before contributions per CA request
  • Print correction for Form 5805
  • Modification to Schedule CA(NR) for Native American Income
  • Schedule CA(NR) updated for federal extenders

3/07/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Massachusetts 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Print approval for Form 1ES, PV, M-4868, and M-8453
  • Added nonresident apportionment for each line of Schedule C
  • Modification to Schedule R/NR Line 46 for Earned Income Credit

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Massachusetts 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Print approval for Form 355ES, Form 355 7004, and Form 355PV
  • Modified due date on Form 2220

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Massachusetts 1120S Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Print approval for Form 355ES, Form 355 7004, and Form 355PV
  • Modified due date on Form 2220

3/07/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Nebraska 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Form 1040N-ES - Individual Estimated Income Tax now available for printing.

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Revised Form 1120-X
  • Changed two alerts regarding Schedule SA

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Changed Schedule D print trigger
  • Made red alert for missing tax method selection also an EF alert

3/07/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Louisiana 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Turned on print for Form 8453
  • Changed trigger for dependent information

3/07/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1120S and 1065 Editions

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Turned on print for the Ohio Form IT 4708 - Composite Income Tax Return for Certain Investors in a Pass-Through Entity
  • The period end date that prints on the UPC payment vouchers have been modified to accommodate fiscal year filers

2/28/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled print for all approved forms (removed DNF watermarks and unavailable forms coverletter)
  • Added stand-alone filing alerts to prevent filing delays when taxpayer is not eligible to file stand-alone credit.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1065 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled print for all approved forms (removed DNF watermarks and unavailable forms coverletter)
  • Modifications were made to the calculation for prior year programs on Form IT-635, Youth Jobs.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1120S Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled print for all approved forms (removed DNF watermarks and unavailable forms coverletter)
  • Enabled Form CT-222 for filing (form and calculations).

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled print for all approved forms (removed DNF watermarks and unavailable forms coverletter)
  • Enabled electronic filing for NYS return and extension.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Minnesota 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to address non-conformity of recent legislation related to filing Form MN-1041, MN-M2X, and MN-KF.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Minnesota 1065 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to address non-conformity of recent legislation related to filing Form MN-KPI and MN-KPC.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Minnesota 1120S Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to address non-conformity of recent legislation related to filing Form MN-KS.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Maryland 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to correct the printed value for Form 502R, line 12.
  • Added an e-file alert for an invalid physical address to prevent filing delays.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Maryland 1065 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled print for all approved forms (remove DNF watermarks and unavailable forms coverletter).

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Maryland 1120S Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled print for all approved forms (remove DNF watermarks and unavailable forms coverletter).

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Idaho 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to correct the printed taxpayer telephone number on Form ID-40 and ID-43.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New Mexico 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to line 2 of the taxes paid to other states worksheet when taxpayers were allocating income outside of NM and taking the credit on NM income.
  • An alert was added for missing driver’s license or state ID to potentially avoid filing delays.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Alaska 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled electronic filing.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Alaska 1120S Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled electronic filing.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Connecticut 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Form 6251 now available for printing.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 West Virginia 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification made to length for the EZ Transponder number.
  • Allowed entry of an amendment reason or underpayment waiver reason directly on the form.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Oregon 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added an alert to notify users that the former ID used and the SSN cannot be the same.
  • Adjusted itemized deductions to remove mortgage insurance premiums from itemized deductions.
  • Modified print to allow for all digits of the accounting and routing numbers on OR-EF.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.06 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1040 Edition

Version 1.06 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified adjustments to add back tuition and fees, Qualified charitable distributions and discharges of indebtedness per newly released Schedule I instructions.
  • Adjusted household income calculation to only include allowable NOL and capital loss carryforward amounts.

2/28/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Mississippi 1065, 1120, and 1120S Editions

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.
  • Modified the presentation of the NOL calculation in 1120S and 1065, the overall result is unchanged.

2/27/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Minnesota 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to Form M1-LTI, line 3, to calculation based on the 10% AGI limitation.
  • Modifications were made to address non-conformity of recent legislation related to Form M1-NC.

2/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Kentucky 1120S Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Schedule Q n/a checkbox added to allow Q1 to be unselected
  • Modification made to calculation in Schedule K Section C

2/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Montana 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Main form and Schedule III updated due to passing of Federal extenders
  • Mortgage insurance premiums worksheet - calculations reinstated for extenders, added back to print

2/27/2018 - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • IL Form 1040: Lines 10b, 10c, and 10d updated to prevent these exemptions for returns with AGI greater $250,000 ($500,000 for MFJ filers)
  • Alert added for missing school name on Schedule 1299-C - Instructional Materials & Supplies Credit
  • Schedule CR tuition and fees deduction reinstated for extenders

2/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1041 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.

2/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1065 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.

2/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1120 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.

2/27/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1120S Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file now available.

2/27/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1120 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Enabled electronic filing for NYS return and extension.
  • Enabled Form CT-222 for filing (form and calculations).

2/23/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 District of Columbia 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified 2D barcode ability to capture lines that contain a negative amount

2/23/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Virginia 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added back the ability at the state level to claim deduction code 106 – Long-term health care premiums
  • Modified an alert for situations when paying Virginia use tax and also checking the box certifying that no use tax is due

2/23/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Iowa 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Added new line to Iowa Schedule A line 14 to allow entry of qualified charitable distributions (QCD) that qualify as an Iowa itemized deduction
  • Added masking of the paid preparer IDs on the Iowa 1040 when printing a Preparer Copy or a Client Copy
  • Modified printing of the 2D barcode on the Iowa 1040 to increase pixel size

2/23/2018 - Version 1.05 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1040 Edition

Version 1.05 includes the following minor changes:

  • Fixed the tax rate for Head of Household filers with Wisconsin taxable income greater than $247,350

2/23/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1065 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Updated Form IL-1065, line 51 ratio to be 1.0 when base income is zero
  • Limited exemption on Form IL-1065 to amount of positive income (cannot increase a loss by exemption allowance)

2/23/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Kentucky 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Updated main forms released for Federal extenders
  • Corrected KY W2 SSN print to allow all 11 characters

2/23/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Kentucky 1065 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Corrected print error on line 6 of Form 765
  • Corrected Schedule K calculation issue in Sections B & C

2/23/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Missouri 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to correct interview display for spouse credits on Form MO-CR.
  • Modifications were made to correct spouse DOB on printed MO-PTS.
  • Modifications were made to allow TaxAct Professional users to mask identification numbers on printed forms.
  • Modifications were made to MO-1040ES, per revised state form.

2/23/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • RITA Form 37 no available for print and e-file.
  • Adjusted Ohio Schedule of Credits, line 10 for taxpayers with a 1/1/1953 date of birth
  • Corrected printing of last digit of paid preparer PTIN on Form IT 1040 and SD100

2/20/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 New Jersey 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Moved the exemption checkboxes on Form 1040, page 1 up one space.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1120 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file is now available.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Indiana 1065 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file is now available for DIY and Online customers.
  • Added an alert for Indiana's requirement that all partners in a partnership must have an identification number.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Indiana 1120S Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • E-file is now available for DIY and Online customers.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Arkansas 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted duplication of 1099-C income on Form AR-OI.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Alabama 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • The following forms are now available for print and e-file:

    • Form 40 - Alabama Individual Income Tax Return
    • Schedule NTC - Alabama Net Tax Calculation

2/16/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Nebraska 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • The following forms are now available for printing:
    • Form 1040N - Nebraska Individual Income Tax Return
    • Schedule I - Adjustments to Income
    • Schedule II - Credit for Tax Paid to Another State
    • Schedule III - Computation of Nebraska Tax (Nonresident and Part-Year)
    • Form TANF - Employer's Credit for Expenses Incurred for TANF (ADC) Recipients
    • Form 2441N - Child and Dependent Care Expenses
    • Form 2210N - Individual Underpayment of Estimated Tax
    • Form 1040XN - Amended Individual Income Tax Return
    • Form 1040XN - Amended Schedules I, II, and III

2/16/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Iowa 1065, 1120, and 1120S Editions

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Corrected a calculation on Form IA 4562A columns H and I for situations where the federal Form 4562 State Depreciation worksheets are listed in a different order than the corresponding federal Form 4562 Asset Depreciation worksheets.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Minnesota 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • EF alert was added for missing information related to discharge of indebtedness to prevent filing delays.
  • Added PDF attachment for required certificate related to Form M23.
  • Modifications were made to address non-conformity of recent legislation related to Form M1-NC, KF, KS, and KPI.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New York 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to NC-478 alerts to prevent filing delays.
  • Modifications were made to other income on D-400 Sch PN for scholarships received by 1040-NR filers.

2/16/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 North Carolina 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to NC-478 alerts to prevent filing delays.
  • Modifications were made to other income on D-400 Sch PN for scholarships received by 1040-NR filers.

2/8/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted calculations on Sch SA for nonresident apportionment and exemption amounts
  • Adjusted exemption calculation for married filing joint between 250K and 500K in adjusted gross income

2/8/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 California 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Schedule CA(NR) now available for print and e-file.
  • Removed medical and dental itemized deduction adjustment from Schedule CA and CA(NR)
  • Corrected print error on Form 3805P
  • Modification made to Form 3514 Line 4, Investment Income
  • Modification made to account for negative additions and subtractions on Schedule CA and CA(NR)
  • Modification made to Form 540 Line 85, Earned Income Credit

2/8/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Massachusetts 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification made to Form 1 Line 42 Earned Income Credit
  • Added alert for users claiming Schedule Y Line 13 without including pension income
  • Modification made to Form 1 Line 22 and Form 1NR/PY Line 26 Tax on 5.1% Income
  • Part-year and nonresidents no longer allowed to claim the Schedule Y College Tuition Deduction
  • Nonresidents no longer allowed to claim the Earned Income Credit

2/8/2018 - Version 1.04 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1040 Edition

Version 1.04 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modification made to Schedule OS to allow taxpayers in the states of Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois or Michigan to skip lines 31 through 34.
  • Modification made to Schedule WD to allow the Wisconsin Capital loss amount on Schedule I to flow to the correct line on Schedule WD (Line 29e).

2/8/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Oregon 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Adjusted the calculation of the earned income credit for part-year residents to reduce the credit by the Oregon income ratio

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Minnesota 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modifications were made to address non-conformity of recent legislation related to Bonus Depreciation, deduction of medical and dental expenses, and federal disaster declarations. This update reflects recent form changes to M1LTI, M1NC, M1NR, KF, KS, and KPI.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Connecticut 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Forms 1040 and 1040-NR now available for print and e-file.
  • Modification made to interview that will skip questions for the property tax credit when the taxpayer is not over 65 or does not claim dependents on the federal return

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Indiana 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Forms IT-40-RNR and IT-40X now available for print and e-file.
  • Modification made to alert to allow for the county code "00" to be used by full year, military residents stationed outside of Indiana
  • Extended account number field on Form 529 to 16 digits.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 New Jersey 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • The following forms are now available for print and e-file:
    • Form NJ-ES-V
    • NJ-1040-O - E-File Opt-Out Request Form
    • NJ-BUS-1/NJ-BUS-1(NR) - Business Income Summary Schedule
    • NJ-BUS-2/NJ-BUS-2(NR) - Alternative Business Calculation Adjustment
    • Schedule A - Credit for Taxes Paid to Other Jurisdiction
    • Form 2210 - Underpayment of Estimated Tax
  • Eliminated calculation of Employee's Claim for Credit when there is only one employer.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.03 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1040 Edition

Version 1.03 includes the following minor changes:

  • Made modifications to alerts (shut off alerts for Schedule GL when Schedule H is not filed, display the correct date field in the alert for the date sold).
  • Modification made to alert to allow for the county code "00" to be used by full year, military residents stationed outside of Indiana
  • Updated the standard deduction amount and tax rates for 2018 estimated payments.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Louisiana 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Extensions are now available for e-file
  • The following forms are now available for print and e-file:
    • Form 540 – Resident Individual Income Tax Return and Schedules
    • Form 540B – Nonresident and Part-Year Resident Income Tax Return and Schedules
    • Form 540V – Individual Electronic Filing Payment Voucher
    • Form 540ES – Estimated Tax Declaration Voucher for Individuals
    • Form R-6642 – Statement of Claimant to Refund Due on Behalf of Deceased Taxpayer
    • Form R-10611 – Motion Picture Investment Tax Credit Schedule

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 California 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified alert for Line 8 on Form 3596 - Paid Preparer's Due Diligence Checklist
  • Added new qualified disaster codes on Form 3805V – Net Operating Loss (NOL) Computations
  • Turned on e-file for these forms:
    • Schedule CA - California Adjustments — Residents
    • Schedule CA(NR) - California Adjustments — Nonresidents or Part-Year Residents
  • The following forms are now available for print and e-file:
    • Form 540 2EZ - Resident Income Tax Return
    • Form 540 - Resident Income Tax Return
    • Schedule CA - Adjustments for Residents
    • Schedule P - Alternative Minimum Tax and Credit Limitations
    • Form 5805 - Underpayment of Estimated Tax
    • Form 3514 - Earned Income Tax Credit
    • Schedule D(NR) - Capital Gains or Loss Adjustment
    • Form 8453 (PMT) - E-file Extension Payment Authorization for Individuals
    • Form 8879 (PMT) - California e-file Extension Signature Authorization for Individuals

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Pennsylvania 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Form PA-40ES – Estimated Tax Payment Vouchers and Worksheet is now available for print and e-file.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Georgia 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Resolved an issue where the refund amount was printing on the tax owed line and the tax owed amount was printing on the refund line of Form 8453.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.02 of TaxAct 2017 Ohio 1040 Edition

Version 1.02 includes the following minor changes:

  • Released the following Ohio forms which are now approved for printing:
    • Form IT 1040 - Ohio Income Tax Return
    • Schedule A - Income Adjustments
    • Schedule of Credits - Nonrefundable and Refundable
    • Schedule J - Dependents Claimed on the Ohio IT 1040 Return
    • Form IT BUS - Business Income Schedule
    • Form IT NRC - Income Allocation and Apportionment
    • Form IT RE - Amended Return Reason and Explanation of Corrections
    • Form SD RE - Amended Return Reason and Explanation of Corrections

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Missouri 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • All forms are now available for print and e-file.
  • A modification was made to the Missouri Tax Summary screen to support the calculations on the forms.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Maryland 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • All forms are now available for print and e-file.

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Illinois 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • All forms are now available for print and e-file.
  • Modified personal exemption, Property Tax Credit, and Education Tax Credit calculations to allow MFJ filers with AGI between $250,000-$500,000 to claim these credits/exemptions

2/1/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Michigan 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Michigan Form MI-1040CR-7 is now available for print and e-file.
  • Added ability to complete Michigan Form 1040-ES worksheet.

01/26/2018 - Update to TaxAct 2017 State Editions

We have noticed intermittent issues as it relates to crashes in our 1040, 1065, 1120 and 1120S state products released the morning of January 24th (full list shown below). These issues have been corrected as of the morning of January 26th. Online users should not have to do anything to get the latest program. Desktop users will need to get the latest version of the products shown below.

  • MA (1.01) – 1040
  • OH (1.01) – 1040
  • WI (1.02) – 1040
  • CO (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • FL (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • TX (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • MI (1.01) – 1120
  • WI (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • GA (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • OK (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • MO (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • NJ (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • IN (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • MD (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • KY (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • UT (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • LA (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • MN (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S
  • VA (1.01) – 1065, 1120, 1120S

1/26/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Arkansas 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified medical expenses deduction calculation for taxpayers 65 and older.

1/24/2018 - Version 1.01 of TaxAct 2017 Wisconsin 1040 Edition

Version 1.01 includes the following minor changes:

  • Modified Schedule H interview section to resolve issue with some filers not being able to complete it.
  • Adjusted the Homestead credit qualification section


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