What is a .TAX2020 File And How To Open It – Intuit (Simple Steps)

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Introduction

Have you came across a file with the .tax2020 extension and you don’t know what it is? You most likely know what the file is, but you might be unsure on how to open it. In this article we will explain what .tax2020 file extension is, how to open it and how to work with it.

What is a .TAX2020 file?

The .TAX2020 file extension is TurboTax 2020 Tax Return. The creator of this file extension is Intuit. The format of this data related file is binary.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .tax2020 file on 2 platforms.

How to open a .TAX2020 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .TAX2020 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .TAX2020 file on Windows (7, 8, 10)

Below you can see a visual guide on how to open the .tax2020 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 .TAX2020 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. Choose your software and click on “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Windows.

How to open a .TAX2020 file on Mac

To open the .tax2020 file on Mac, please follow these 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 .TAX2020 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: 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 .TAX2020 file?

If you cannot open the .TAX2020 file, it is entirely possible that you are trying to open the wrong file. There are many similar file extensions that look like the .TAX2020 file.taz – Tar Zipped File, .tb – Tabbery, .tb0 – Adobe Systems, .tbc – Chad Page, .tbd – Microsoft. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.

Conclusion

In this article you have learned how to open the .TAX2020 file with the Intuit TurboTax program on Windows and Intuit TurboTax program on Mac.