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To import your TD Ameritrade account information into TaxAct®:

  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 Investment Income in the Federal Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand, click Gain or loss on the sale of investments to expand, then click Stock data import.
  3. Click Electronic Import, select "TD Ameritrade" from the 1099 Import drop-down, then click Continue.
  4. Enter the Account Number and the Document ID, then click Continue.

You will need to know your TD Ameritrade account number and your document ID. Your document ID will be located on your TD Ameritrade statement or Form 1099-B Proceeds From Broker and Barter Exchange Transactions statement. If you do not know your document ID, you will need to contact your TD Ameritrade representative to obtain this information.

If you have trouble importing from TD Ameritrade, try importing through GainsKeeper.

On the GainsKeeper login screen, you will enter your account information as follows:

  • For the Login ID, you will enter your TD Ameritrade account number followed by @amtd (Example: 123456789@amtd).
  • For the Password, you will enter your TD Ameritrade PIN. If you do not know your PIN, contact your TD Ameritrade representative.

Note that any link in the information above is updated each year automatically and will take you to the most recent version of the document at the time it is accessed.

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