Refund Options

  • Choose from:

    Paper CheckRefund check(s) mailed by taxing authority and arrives in approximately 4-6 weeks after your return has been accepted by the IRS or state.

    Direct DepositYour refund(s) will be directly deposited by the taxing authority into your bank account approximately 21 days after the IRS or state has accepted your return.

    NetSpend® Liberty Tax® Prepaid Debit MasterCard®Your refund(s) will be loaded on a NetSpend® Liberty Tax® Prepaid Debit MasterCard® approximately 21 days after your return is accepted. 1 Additional fees may apply. 

    Refund Transfer (RT)By choosing a Refund Transfer, you get the convenience of an IRS Direct Deposit and no upfront fees. Your fees can be deducted from your refund and disbursed to you in approximately 21 days after the IRS or state has accepted your return. The balance of your refund will be disbursed as a check printed in the tax office, direct deposited in your personal bank account or loaded on a NetSpend® Liberty Tax® Prepaid Debit MasterCard®1 Additional fees may apply.

    For free tax advice or to schedule an appointment, contact your local office by calling 1-866-871-1040 or use our office locator to find the Liberty Tax nearest you. 

    Ready to file? Start your taxes online or learn more about our Liberty Online tax preparation software. 

    *Refund Transfers are financial products processed by JTH Financial, LLC (offered by River City Bank Tax Division or through Republic Bank & Trust), or offered by Republic Bank & Trust Company or Santa Barbara Tax Products Group, LLC (offered by Citizens Banking Company). A Refund Transfer (RT) is not a loan. RT and other fees may apply and may be deducted from your refund once it has been received from the IRS or state. Your tax preparer can provide you with more information about this and other cost-free refund options.    

    1 The NetSpend Liberty Tax Prepaid MasterCard is issued by MetaBank, Member FDIC, pursuant to license by MasterCard International Incorporated. NetSpend, a TSYS® Company, is a registered agent of MetaBank. Certain products and services may be licensed under U.S. Patent Nos. 6,000,608 and 6,189,787. Use of the Card Account is subject to funds availability and ID verification. Transaction fees, terms, and conditions apply to the use and reloading of the Card Account. See the Cardholder Agreement for details.

    The NetSpend Liberty Tax Prepaid MasterCard may be used everywhere Debit MasterCard is accepted.  

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