What is a .TAX09 File And How To Open It – Intuit (Guide)

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Introduction

While downloading files, you might have downloaded a file with the .tax09 extension. It is possible that you know what the file does, but you are unsure on how to open it. Fear not, in this article we will show you how to easily open the .tax09 file in few simple steps on various systems.

What is a .TAX09 file?

The file extension .TAX09 stands for TurboTax 2009 Tax Return File. The creator of this file extension is Intuit. This file belongs to the binary format and it is a data related file.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .tax09 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .TAX09 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .TAX09 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .TAX09 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .tax09 file on Windows in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Intuit TurboTax software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TAX09 file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. The file can be usually found in your /download/ folder if you don’t remember where you have downloaded it to.

Step 3

Step 3: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choose the software and click ok

4. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Intuit TurboTax software that you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. That’s all, now you have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TAX09 file on Mac

We have written below an easy-to-understand guide on how to open the .tax09 file on Mac in 4 easy steps.

1. The first step is to download the Intuit TurboTax software. You will be using this software in order to open the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TAX09 file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step, after locating your file, right click on it and click “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Intuit TurboTax software you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .TAX09 file?

If you are still unable to open the .TAX09 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TAX09 file.tax10 – Intuit, .tax11 – Intuit, .tax12 – Intuit, .tax13 – Intuit, .tax15 – Intuit. You might be trying to open the wrong file, please recheck if you are trying to open the right file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .TAX09 file with the Intuit TurboTax program on Windows and Intuit TurboTax program on Mac.