TaxAct: How do I get a copy of prior year return?

A simple 4 step guide for solving this common TaxAct problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

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You can click here to get a return from the previous three years.
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Click the year your return from.
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There will be small fee to get your previous return. Click "Start Now".
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Enter all the desired information to create an account, then click "Create my account".
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Author: Ollie • February 9th, 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: TaxAct: How do I get a copy of prior year return?; Cannot get their bank American express to release my income tax check; Changed my bank account on direct deposit; It's sent tax return but it is not in my account; I SIGNED UP FOR THE FREE PRODUCT AND I CAN'T ADD MY COLLEGE TUITION INFO FOR THE CREDITS AND MY *...; Wrong account number provided when filing direct deposit... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 4 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 7 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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