TXF File Type

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What are TXF files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a TXF file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a TXF file?

TXF files have multiple uses, and Tax Exchange Format is one of them.

Tax Exchange Format

This is a standard data file format created for various accounting tools, financial programs, and spreadsheet software. These TXF files are also called tax exchange format files and are generated by accounting applications like the TurboTax software from Intuit, Inc.

A .txf file is primarily used to share tax information across multiple workbooks, accounting projects, and financial tools with the TXF file format support. These TXF files are encoded in plain text format and may contain layout attributes like tabular templates, equations, formulas, and text formatting properties.

These .txf files may also contain metadata details related to an accounting project or a financial document, which was created using the software that generated the TXF file.

The files can be opened and viewed using the TurboTax software from Intuit Inc., among other accounting and financial applications. TurboTax can also be used to edit the content of these TXF files.

How to open TXF files

We have identified 2 TXF openers that are compatible with this specific type of TXF file.

Programs that open Tax Exchange Format files


Last updated: January 19, 2022

More file formats using the TXF extension

Through our research of TXF files, we know that the following formats exist. However, we have not yet analyzed them in detail.

  • TexFont

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of TXF files. Remember, different programs may use TXF files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

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