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TaxACT 2008

What is TaxACT 2008?

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

About  (from 2nd Story Software)

TaxACT 2008 Standard Edition completes your tax return the fast and easy way. TaxACT includes over 120 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 yo...  Read more


TaxACT 2008 is a program developed by 2nd Story Software. The main program executable is Unta08.exe. The software installer includes 45 files and is usually about 59.82 MB (62,725,229 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows Vista (SP2). While about 100% of users of TaxACT 2008 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 2008
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files2\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~2\Unta08.exe C:\Program Files2\2NDSTO~1\TAXACT~2\Install.log
Estimated size: 59.82 MB

Program filesFiles installed by TaxACT 2008

Program executable:Unta08.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\2nd Story Software\TaxACT 2008\Unta08.exe
Additional files:
  • TaxAct08.exe - TaxACT 2008 (TaxACT Application)
  • ALcalc.dll - Calculation Module
  • ARcalc.dll
  • DCcalc.dll
  • DEcalc.dll
  • FedCalc.dll
  • Fedprint.dll - Print Module
  • GAcalc.dll
  • HIcalc.dll
  • IDcalc.dll
  • ILcalc.dll
  • INcalc.dll
  • KScalc.dll
  • MAcalc.dll
  • MDcalc.dll
  • MEcalc.dll
  • MIcalc.dll
  • MNcalc.dll
  • MOcalc.dll
  • NCcalc.dll
  • NEcalc.dll
  • NJcalc.dll
  • NYcalc.dll
  • OHcalc.dll
  • OKcalc.dll
  • ORcalc.dll
  • PAcalc.dll
  • RIcalc.dll
  • SCcalc.dll
  • UTcalc.dll
  • VTcalc.dll
  • WIcalc.dll
  • WVcalc.dll
  • Taxpdf.dll (by Symbol Technologies) - TaxPDF API (TaxPDF)

How do I remove TaxACT 2008?

You can uninstall TaxACT 2008 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 2008, 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 2008.

Win 7 (SP1) 33%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 5%
Keep it 95%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 33.33%
Windows Vista 30.65%
Windows XP 24.73%
Windows 10 11.29%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.27%
Microsoft Windows XP 24.18%
Windows 7 Home Premium 24.18%
Windows 10 Home 5.49%
Windows 7 Professional 5.49%
Windows 7 Ultimate 3.85%

Distribution by countryGeography

99.69% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 99.69%
  Thailand 0.31%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 40.31%
Dell 27.13%
American Megatrends 4.65%
Acer 4.65%
Toshiba 4.65%
Intel 3.88%
Lenovo 3.10%
ASUS 3.10%
NEC 1.55%
Sahara 1.55%
Compaq 0.78%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 530s 3.51%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 2.63%
Dell Inspiron 530 2.63%
Dell Dimension 9100 ... 1.75%
HP EliteBook 8560p 1.75%
Dell XPS 8500 1.75%

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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