What is a .TAX2008 File And How To Open It – Intuit (Easy Steps)

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Introduction

Have you downloaded a file with .tax2008 extension, but you have never seen this extension before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. In this article we will explain what .tax2008 file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .TAX2008 file?

The file extension .TAX2008 is from TurboTax 2008 Tax Return.It was developed by Intuit. This data related file is in binary format.

What to know

There are currently 2 software that can open the .tax2008 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .TAX2008 file?

In this part of the article we will show you how to open the .TAX2008 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .TAX2008 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

There are 4 simple steps to open the .tax2008 file on Windows.

1. In the first step you need to download the Intuit TurboTax and H&R; Block Tax Software software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Locating your .TAX2008 file

2. In the second step you need to locate 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: Choose “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “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 .TAX2008 file on Mac

There are 4 simple steps to open the .tax2008 file on Mac.

1. The first step is to download the Intuit TurboTax and H&R; Block Tax Software software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .TAX2008 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. In the fourth step, after clicking “Open with”, you should see the Intuit TurboTax software that you have downloaded. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .TAX2008 file?

If you cannot open the .TAX2008 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TAX2008 file.tax2009 – Intuit, .tax2010 – Intuit, .tax2011 – Intuit, .tax2012 – Intuit, .tax2013 – 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 .TAX2008 file with the Intuit TurboTax, H&R; Block Tax Software programs on Windows and Intuit TurboTax, H&R; Block Tax Software programs on Mac.