File Extension Library

.TA4 File Extension

  • Developer by: TaxAct
  • Category: Data Files

What is an .TA4 file?

.TA4 file extension is created by TaxAct. .TA4 has been classified as Data Files.

.TA4 is TaxAct 2014 Tax Return File

2014 tax return created with the 2014 version of TaxAct; contains tax data for the 2014 tax year; includes both federal IRS tax forms and state forms for a specific state.

The TA4 file is most often created during 2015 since annual tax returns are filed for the previous year. You can import a TA4 file for filing your 2015 taxes as it allows you to import previous tax information. Be aware that when you import a TA4 tax return into TaxAct, any data that has been entered will be overwritten by the data from the TA4 file.

A TA4 file can be saved by the desktop version of TaxAct or exported from TaxAct Online. Once you have completed a tax return, you can either print and mail the tax forms or file electronically.

List of all softwares that can open the TaxAct 2014 Tax Return File
TaxAct 2017
TaxAct Online 2017

How to Open .TA4 file on different platforms

Open .TA4 File on Windows

  • Right-click a .TA4
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .TA4 file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .TA4 files" Press "Ok"

Open .TA4 File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .TA4 file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .TA4 File on Linux

Right click on the .TA4 file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .TA4 File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .TA4 file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .TA4 File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .TA4 files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .TA4 files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .TA4 files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .TA4 file format
  2. You need to check the .TA4 file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)