Form 4768, Application for Extension of Time To File a Return and/or Pay U.S. Estate (and Generation-Skipping Transfer) Taxes
Use Form 4768 to apply for an automatic 6-month extension of time to file Form 706, Form 706-A, Form 706-NA, Form 706-QDT, to:
- apply for a discretionary (additional) extension of time to file Form 706 (Part II of Form 4768),
- apply for a discretionary (for cause) extension of time to file Form 706, or
- apply for an extension of time to pay estate or generation-skipping transfer tax under section 6161 (Part III of Form 4768).
Other Items You May Find Useful
Form 706, United States Estate (and Generation-Skipping Transfer) Tax Return
Form 706-A, United States Additional Estate Tax Return
Form 706-NA, United States Estate (and Generation-Skipping Transfer) Tax Return
Form 706-QDT, U.S. Tax Return for Qualified Domestic Trusts
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