Form 720 Release Memo MeF 2010v2.0
September 29, 2010
The following updated Schemas and Business Rules have posted to irs.gov:
The above schemas include all tax forms for Form 720 – Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return and are posted to the Production and Assurance Testing System (ATS) charts on the irs.gov website. They will be available in ATS on 12/06/2010 and in Production on 01/03/2011.
The schema versions for 2010v2.0 and 2011v2.0 are major schema version changes.
All Changes to the schemas can be found in the “Diff” files.
Business Rule Changes
Business Rules are posted in two different formats that contain identical information – Adobe (.pdf), and Comma Separated File (.csv). A column within the file identifies changes made from the previous version to help clarify what changes were made.
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