How to get your tax refund deposited to your account.

Learn step-by-step or watch this video.

Step 1

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

Step 2

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 GoBank card.

Step 3

File your return.

  • To find out the status of your refund, call the IRS Refund Hotline at (800) 829-1954 or visit GoBank 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.

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GoBank is neither a paid return preparer nor a tax advisor. All GoBank 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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