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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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Sample Rejection Email

Dear Fillable Forms Taxpayer:                                                                                                 
We were not able to accept your 2016 federal tax return because of an error.

Your Submission ID is: 90000020160151234567

You will need to fix the error in your return and efile again. If you are unable to fix the error, you will have to print the return and file by mail.

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Issue      :Business Rule X0000-005 - The XML data has failed schema validation. cvc-minInclusive-valid. Value 'Example Only' is not facet-valid with respect to copyandpaste 'Example' for ‘SolutionInDatabasetype’.
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