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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

Modernized e-File (MeF) Program Overview

Modernized e-File (MeF) provides electronic filing and payment options for filers of Corporation, Employment Tax, Estates and Trusts, Excise Tax, Exempt Organization, Individual, and Partnership Tax Returns.

MeF Overview Page

The MeF Overview Page includes information regarding the MeF Program:

  • Approval of tax preparation software
  • Benefits
  • Communication between IRS and Transmitters during the e-file process
  • Design history
  • Processing of returns
  • Security during transmission

Filing information for a specific return type is provided by selecting from the following links:

Corporate Returns

Employment Tax Returns

Estates and Trusts

Excise Tax

Exempt Organizations

Form 7004 Extensions 

Individual Returns


  • Partnerships - This page includes known e-file issues and solutions for each tax year for Partnership Returns.
  • General Information - This page includes links to MeF Publications and Partnership Schemas.

Modernized e-File (MeF) Program Information Page

Electronic Return Preparation and Filing Options Page