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Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Instructions for Form 1040
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification
Request for Transcript of Tax Return


Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employers engaged in a trade or business who pay compensation
Installment Agreement Request

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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Penalty Appeal - Online Self-Help Tool (8)

Here are some examples that could cause an unavoidable absence:

  • Natural disaster.
  • Out of the country and couldn't get back.
  • Incarceration.

Was there an unavoidable absence that prevented you from filing your return or paying your taxes on time?


NO - Please go back and review other situations that might apply.