Valid XML Schemas and Business Rules for 1065 Modernized e-File (MeF)

 

The following links provide information and technical guidance for Software Developers and Transmitters who are interested in developing software for the Modernized e-File (MeF) Form 1065. You will find the XML Schemas, Business Rules, and other useful information separated by tax year.

Form 1065 Stylesheets can be downloaded for use in displaying XML tax return data.

Production & Acceptance Testing System (ATS) - Current Valid Schemas

Tax Year Form Type
2020 Form 1065
2019 Form 1065
2018 Form 1065

Modernized e-File (MeF) Schemas and Business Rules