TaxACT prepares, prints, and e-files US federal and state income taxes as well as provides tax planning software.
TaxACT provides individuals a free simple filing version which can be upgraded to other versions depending on your tax needs. Some packages include advice from accountants and experienced tax professionals.
Paid professionals also have a version of this program available to them with a free demo to prepare and e-file for clients.
For more details and user comments, view the versions of this application
|Version||Description||Latest Rating||Latest Wine version tested||Test results||Comments|
|2006||2nd Story Software TaxACT 2006.||Platinum||0.9.30.||1||0|
|2006 Deluxe||TaxACT Deluxe for 2006 tax year. Prepares, prints, and e-files US federal and state income taxes. Includes tax planning. TaxACT provides a free (as in beer) standard (crippled) version which can be upgraded to the deluxe version (uncrippled) for $20 with state or $13 without. Federal e-file is included with the deluxe version.||Silver||0.9.41.||4||0|
|2006 Standard Edition||TaxAct 2006 Standard Edition is the US federal income tax software that can be downloaded for free. This review does not include state or Deluxe versions that cost money.||Silver||0.9.28.||3||0|
|2007 Deluxe||TaxACT Deluxe for 2007 tax year. Prepares, prints, and e-files US||Bronze||1.1.0||5||0|
|2008 Deluxe||TaxACT prepares, prints, and e-files US||Bronze||1.1.19||7||0|
|2009 Deluxe||TaxACT prepares, prints, and e-files US||Bronze||1.1.38||6||0|
|2010 Deluxe||TaxAct paid version for 2010.||Garbage||1.3.29||3||0|
|2011||This is the free download version. It can be upgraded by purchasing a key.||Silver||1.5.0||5||0|
|2013||Non-deluxe (paid) version||Gold||1.7.14||5||0|
|2014||2014 free download||Gold||1.6.2||2||0|
|2015||TaxAct 2015 Desktop comes in four different editions: Free, Basic, Plus, and Premium. Please specify which edition you tested in your test results.||Bronze||1.9.21||7||0|
|2016||TaxAct Individual 2016, All Editions||Garbage||3.18-staging||3||0|
|2017||A new TaxAct version with the same interface of the previous two years.||Garbage||4.14||3||0|
|2020||Federal & California for tax year 2020.||Silver||6.8||1||0|
|2021 Professional Editions||Three editions were installed this year on my system.||Gold||7.10||2||0|