September 11, 2015
The MeF Form 1040 Series Tax Year 2015v2.0 schema and business rule packages have been posted to IRS.gov. These schemas and business rules will be available for use in MeF ATS on 11/02/2015. These schema and business rules will not be available for use in MeF Production.
The "Diff" Files for the Form 1040 Series identify the changes from the Tax Year 2015v1.0 schema package to the Tax Year 2015v2.0 schema package.
The MeF Form 1040 Tax Year 2015v2.0 business rules have been posted in two formats that contain identical information: Adobe (.pdf) and Comma Separated Values (.csv).
If you have any questions about the schemas or business rules, please send your inquiry to the MeF Mailbox.
Tax Year 2015 MeF e-File Schemas and Business Rules for MeF 1040 Series