Download GenuTax Standard

As of February 25, 2018, the latest version of GenuTax Standard is now available. This version includes the ability to prepare and file tax returns for 2017.

GenuTax Standard software is provided at no cost. However, if you do find the software to be useful, we ask that you make a modest donation to support costs associated with the continued development of GenuTax Standard software, as well as future annual tax updates.

To download GenuTax Standard, click the link that matches the version of Windows you are running on your computer.

Windows 10

Windows 8.1

Windows 8

Windows 7

Installing GenuTax Standard on Windows 10

To download GenuTax Standard, click the following link.

Download GenuTax Standard (version 1.51; Size: 48.35 MB)

To install GenuTax Standard, run the GenuTaxSetupV151.exe file that is downloaded, by double-clicking the file.

Alternate download:

You may also download GenuTax Standard by clicking the following alternate link:

Alternate download

Addtional file information:
50,692,552 bytes

File checksums:
MD5:       26ad56aa0718d91ff2867477513b5473
SHA1:     8fe6443691265a1a43ae1157a34c81076b911135
SHA256: 69f1c086e419f77296a3b012caed04068a07c77e5cc540f52e42b0c3446f7fef

Detailed Instructions for Installing GenuTax Standard

Here is a detailed set of step-by-step instructions for downloading and installing GenuTax Standard software. The instructions are particularly directed toward those that are not familiar with the process of downloading and installing software from an Internet web site.

Installing GenuTax Standard Software

To download and install GenuTax Standard, follow these step-by-step instructions.

  1. Right-click on the following link:

    Download GenuTax Standard

  2. Select the "Save Link As" item from the menu that pops up.

  3. In the "Save As" dialog box that appears, click the "Desktop" item under "This PC" on the left side of the dialog box.

  4. Click the "Save" button in the lower right-corner of the dialog box.

  5. If a message appears which says that "GenuTaxSetupV151.exe already exists. Do you want to replace it?", click the "Yes" button.

  6. The installer file GenuTaxSetupV151.exe will now be downloaded.

  7. Once your download is complete, close all your currently running programs.

  8. On your desktop, you will notice an icon called "GenuTaxSetupV151". To install GenuTax Standard, double-click that icon.

  9. If an "Open File - Security Warning" dialog box appears, asking if you want to run this file, click the "Run" button.

  10. A "User Account Control" dialog box may appear, asking if you want to allow the app to install software on, or make changes to, this PC. If so, click the "Yes" button to continue. Depending on the permissions granted to your Windows user account, you may be required to enter an administrator password before clicking "Yes".

  11. Once you have successfully installed GenuTax Standard, you will notice a new icon on your desktop called "GenuTax Standard". Double-click this icon to run GenuTax Standard.

  12. An "Admin Required" dialog box may appear with the message, "In order to use GenuTax Standard an Administrator must grant permission to run the software at least once. To grant permissions to the application, select the 'Authorize' button and ask an Administrator to enter their login information." Click the "Authorize" button, entering an administrator password if necessary.

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