Before we move further and discuss about error codes related to TurboTax, let us discuss somethings about TurboTax.
TurboTax is an American tax preparation software. It is used to prepare taxes and do other stuff related to tax. It was developed by Michael A. Chipman of the Chip Soft Company in the mid-1980s but its first initial stable update was released in the year 2001. The headquarters of TurboTax is located in San Diego. It works on operating systems like Windows, Macintosh, Android and iOS. TurboTax is owned by a company called Intuit. The software like TurboTax are very important because they save a lot of time and human effort and the data that is stored in these types of Software is easily accessible. Tax as you know is important for every economy. Without the collection of taxes, the economy cannot grow and develop. TurboTax also saves environment in an indirect way by being paperless.
Now as you know that in this world there is nothing that doesn’t have flaws, everything has some pros and some cons and similarly TurboTax also has some good features but sometimes while using TurboTax users come across some errors and these errors are referred to as TurboTax Error Codes. Error codes occur due to many different reasons like not updating the software or using pirated or corrupted Windows and much more. There are different types of TurboTax Error codes and the process to fix them is also different. Some can be easily fixed while others take a lot of time to get fixed, it all depends upon the cause of the error code or the reason to why the error code has occurred. If you ever face an error code from TurboTax then you first you can try to fix it by yourselves and if doesn’t workout then you can contact the TurboTax Customer Service.
Now some common TurboTax error codes are mentioned below:
- TurboTax Error Code 190
- TurboTax Error Code 65535
- TurboTax Error Code 36
- TurboTax Error Code K-1 etc.
The TurboTax Error Code 190 occurs because of many programs running in the background which slows down the performance of TurboTax software and so the Error code 190 pops up. It can also be due to memory issue, anti-virus not working properly, using wrong or obsolete graphics driver. There are 2 methods of fixing this error code and they are as follows:
- Go to Start New Return.
- Go to the tab of Taxes.
- Download the reports that you need to download and also remember that all the reports are not available for free so you might have to pay for the reports that aren’t free to download.
- Close the TurboTax Software.
- After sometime relaunch it again.
- Open the file in which the error occurred and check if the error has gone or not.
To free the space, you need to run the Disk Cleanup. And to run the disk cleanup you need to follow these steps:
- First backup all your important files.
- Now clear your cache and restart your computer.
- Now go to Drive C and click on properties
- A new window will appear.
- From this Window click on disk cleanup button.
And now your TurboTax Error Code 190 will be resolved. If this doesn’t work then contact the TurboTax Customer Service.