Now tax season can be your season

Nobody truly enjoys preparing taxes, but getting your tax refund fast is the big payoff. File and get your refund directly deposited to your account.

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    Get your routing and account number. There are a few ways:


    Use your routing and account number to fill out your tax form.
    • Mark “Checking” on your tax form.
    • Make sure the name on your tax form matches the name on your Green Dot card.


    File your return.
    • To find out the status of your refund, call the IRS Refund Hotline at (800) 829-1954 or visit Green Dot does not get information on the status of your refund.
    • Log in to set up Account Alerts. We’ll send you a text or email when your refund is deposited to your account.

File your federal and state taxes and save up to $20 on TurboTax® with Green Dot when you click to get started.2

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Green Dot is neither a paid return preparer nor a tax advisor. All Green Dot cardholders are urged to consult their own tax advisors and/or return preparers. In accordance with IRS guidelines, you can direct your refund to your card; you cannot direct your refund to someone else's card (except for your spouse if it is a joint refund). If we receive a tax refund intended for an individual other than the cardholder, the refund may be rejected and/or your card may be suspended or closed. Limits apply.

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