How do I check the status of my TaxAct return?

A simple 2 step guide for solving this common TaxAct problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Before you get started, be sure you have: Social Security, Zip code, Last name, Form filed
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Click here to check the status of your return. Be sure to write the proper information that is needed.
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You will need your zip code, last name, and social to enter into the TaxAct form to find out the status. If it is still pending it could take up to 21 days by e-file or 60 days by mail.
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Author: Ollie • January 20th, 2016

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After thousands of TaxAct customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: How do I check the status of my TaxAct return?; I filed with u but was rejected so I had taxez done in person by Jackson Hewitt..seems there's st...; I am logged in every time i cick on start my return it logs me out?; I had finished taxes but needs bank info. When I went back the next day, all info was gone. How...; They re showing me a higher price owed than what I was originally offered thru a special from last y; I'm finishing up my return. I'm being charged a higher fee of $**.** for basic filing, then an ad...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 2 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 14 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting TaxAct. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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