Visa prepaid cards help you get your IRS tax refund back faster than with a check
See how it works
With Visa® Prepaid, getting your tax refund is faster than with a check. So you can start using your Visa Prepaid Card on the things that matter the most. Watch this how-to video to find out how easy it is to get your tax refund faster than with a check*.
*Based on IRS' stated time frames for receipt of tax refund after determination that refund is owned.
Load your tax refund onto your Visa® Prepaid card in three easy steps
Visit the URL or call the number on your Visa Prepaid card to get the routing and account numbers. Then add them to the refund section of your 1040 tax form.
Select “checking” as your refund type on your 1040 tax form. Be sure the name on your card matches exactly with the name on the tax form.
Review your balance to see when your refund has arrived. If you want to track the status of your return you can learn more at the IRS’s Tax Season FAQ page.
You could be one of 20 winners
When you use your eligible Visa® Prepaid card from January 1 through April 15, 2018, you'll have a chance to win $1040.
Use your card for everyday purchases, online shopping, paying bills and more. NO PURCHASE OR OBLIGATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE VISA PREPAID 2018 TAX SWEEPSTAKES. Open to legal U.S. & D.C. residents 18 or older as of 1/1/18. For complete details including non-purchase entry see Official Rules at www.visa.com/1040reasons. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited. The following Visa Prepaid cards are excluded from entry into the Sweepstakes: Visa Buxx, Visa Gift Card, Visa Healthcare Cards, Visa Incentive Card, Visa Government, and Visa TravelMoney. Begins 1/1/18 and ends 4/15/18. SPONSOR: Visa U.S.A. Inc., P.O. Box 8999, San Francisco, CA 94128-8999.