EO Update May 7, 2009
Issue Number: 2009-7
Inside This Issue
- IRS Reminds Small Organizations to File e-Postcard
- Public Comment Invited on Recommendations for 2009-2010 Guidance Priority List
- Forms 990, 990-EZ & 990-PF Due Date and Extension Requests
1. IRS Reminds Small Organizations to File e-Postcards
The IRS reminds small calendar year tax-exempt organizations to file their electronic Form 990-N, known as the "e-Postcard," by the May 15 deadline.
To get more information about the annual electronic filing requirement for organizations whose annual gross receipts are normally $25,000 or less, go to IRS.gov.
Non-calendar year "e-Postcard" filers must file the annual electronic notice by the15th day of the 5th month following the end of their annual accounting period.
2. Notice 2009-43: Public Comment Invited on Recommendations for 2009-2010 Guidance Plan
The Department of Treasury and the IRS invite public comment on recommendations for items that should be included on the 2009-2010 Guidance Priority List. The Office of Tax Policy and IRS use the Priority List to identify and prioritize the tax issues that should be addressed through regulations, revenue rulings, revenue procedures, notices, and other guidance for the year beginning July 1, 2009.
3. Forms 990, 990-EZ & 990-PF Due Date & Extension Requests
Calendar year exempt organizations that file Forms 990, 990-PF, or 990-EZ are reminded that their annual information returns are due on May 15. An organization may request an initial automatic extension of time to file its annual information return by filing Form 8868 by the due date of the return. For more information, see Form 8868 and its instructions. Forms 990, 990-EZ and 990-PF for non-calendar year organizations are due on the 15th day of the 5th month following the end of their annual accounting period