Sign Up

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
blakemartha
New Member

Open a tax file from 2010.

A .tx2010 file will not open. How to proceed?
3 Replies
HelenC12
Expert Alumni

Open a tax file from 2010.

The only way to open a .tax2010 tax return file is with the TurboTax software for 2010. The 2010 software is no longer available, so you would only be able to use it if you already have it installed. 

 

If you used TurboTax Online, you may be able to access your 2010 income tax return. See How do I access a prior year return?

**Say "Thanks" by clicking the thumb icon in a post
**Mark the post that answers your question by clicking on "Mark as Best Answer"
blakemartha
New Member

Open a tax file from 2010.

I have the 2010 version installed, however, I get an error message that says it cannot open the 2010 file because it was completed with an older version of TurboTax. It is labeled 2010.

Mike9241
Level 15

Open a tax file from 2010.

there are certain web services that for a fee can take your .tax2010 file and print out a return. the risk is yours because you would have to send them the file which has all your personal information. if the .tax2010 file is corrupt there may be no way to recover the return.  the IRS only keeps returns for 7 years so they would not have a copy any longer. 

Dynamic AdsDynamic Ads
Privacy Settings
v