The trial version of TaxSlayer Pro Desktop Software is available for download on the TaxSlayer Pro website: www.taxslayerpro.com.
The 'Trial', or 'Demo' Version is the full working version of the 2018 Taxslayer Pro Desktop Software.
**Note: The TaxSlayer Pro Desktop Version is built for the Windows Operating System only. For Mac users, you will need to request the Demo version of the Web-Based TaxSlayer Pro software.
Download a Free Trial
To download a free trial of TaxSlayer Pro Desktop:
1. Visit www.taxslayerpro.com/download-demo
2. Click the 'Download Demo' button
3. The next screen will provide you with the opportunity to enter your name, email address, phone number, and state.
4. Once your information is entered, beneath the section for 'Choose a demo version:', select the button for 'Desktop Software Demo'
5. Click the Get Free Demo button
6. The file 'setupdemofull.msi' will download to the default download location on your computer.
7. The download process can take several minutes. (The process may vary, depending on your browser.)
- Chrome - Click the icon in the bottom left corner of your screen.
- Microsoft Edge - You will be asked "What do you want to do with setupdemofull.msi?" Click the 'Save' button at the bottom of the screen.
- Internet Explorer - Click "Run" in the yellow outlined box in the bottom center of your screen.
- Firefox - Click the download arrow in the upper-right corner.
To Install a Downloaded Trial Version:
You can install the demo software as part of the download and install process, or install the saved demo file at a later time.
- Windows users
- Location of the installation file - the installation file, 'setupdemofull.msi', will be saved to your computer's default download location. This is typically Local Disk (C:) > Users> "your name">Downloads
- Once the 'setupdemofull.msi' file has been located on your computer, double-click the file to begin the TaxSlayer Pro Desktop installation.
- Windows Installer and the InstallShield Wizard will automatically begin the installation process. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation.
- After the installation is complete, start the software by double-clicking the TaxSlayer Pro icon on your Windows Desktop