About Form 8453-EO, Exempt Organization Declaration and Signature for Electronic Filing

Use this form to:

  • Authenticate the electronic Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax; Form 990-EZ, Short Form Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax; Form 990-PF, Return of Private Foundation; Form 1120-POL, U.S. Income Tax Return for Certain Political Organizations; or Form 8868, Application for Extension of Time To File an Exempt Organization Return;
  • Authorize the ERO, if any, to transmit via a third-party transmitter;
  • Authorize the intermediate service provider (ISP) to transmit via a third-party transmitter if you are filing online (not using an ERO); and
  • Authorize an electronic funds withdrawal for payment of federal taxes owed (Form 990-PF, Form 1120-POL, or Form 8868 with payment).

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