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TaxACT 2005

What is TaxACT 2005?

TaxACT is a tax preparation software package for filing federal and state taxes.

About  (from 2nd Story Software)

TaxACT 2005 completes your tax return the fast, easy way! TaxACT includes over 110 forms, schedules and worksheets, plus the interview steps you through completing your return, or you can enter directly onto the tax forms. TaxACT calculates your return for you, then reviews your return and alerts you of possible errors...  Read more


TaxACT 2005 is a program developed by 2nd Story Software. The main program executable is Unta05.exe. The software installer includes 31 files and is usually about 43.72 MB (45,841,211 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows XP as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 99% of users of TaxACT 2005 come from the United States, it is also popular in Thailand.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.taxact.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2005
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files1\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~1\Unta05.exe C:\Program Files1\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~1\Install.log
Estimated size: 43.72 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TaxACT 2005

Program executable:Unta05.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2005\Unta05.exe
Additional files:
  • TaxAct05.exe - TaxACT 2004 (TaxACT Application)
  • Alcalc.dll - Calculation Module
  • Arcalc.dll
  • Azcalc.dll
  • Cacalc.dll
  • decalc.dll
  • FedCalc.dll
  • Fedprint.dll - Print Module
  • Gacalc.dll
  • Ilcalc.dll
  • Macalc.dll
  • Mdcalc.dll
  • mecalc.dll
  • Mncalc.dll
  • Nycalc.dll
  • Vacalc.dll
  • 2005Upd.exe
  • Ta05Upsw.exe

How do I remove TaxACT 2005?

You can uninstall TaxACT 2005 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program TaxACT 2005, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove TaxACT 2005.

Win XP 43%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 42.55%
Windows 7 34.04%
Windows Vista 14.89%
Windows 10 8.51%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 43.48%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.26%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 8.70%
Windows 7 Professional 4.35%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.35%
Windows 10 Home 2.17%

Distribution by countryGeography

98.75% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 98.75%
  Thailand 1.25%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.58%
Hewlett-Packard 28.95%
American Megatrends 10.53%
Intel 7.89%
ASUS 7.89%
Lenovo 5.26%
Acer 5.26%
Sahara 2.63%
Common models
Dell Dimension 9100 ... 5.71%
Dell XPS 8500 5.71%
Dell XPS 8300 5.71%
HP EliteBook 8560p 5.71%
VIA KM400-8237 2.86%

About (from 2nd Story Software, Inc.)

2nd Story Software specializes in tax preparation software and Web-based services.
Publisher URL: www.taxact.com


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