A foreign corporation files this form:
- to authenticate their electronic income tax return,
- authorize the electronic return originator (ERO), if any, to transmit via a third-party Transmitter,
- authorize the intermediate service provider (ISP) to transmit via a third-party transmitter if they are not using an ERO, and
- provide their consent to directly deposit any refund and/or authorize an electronic funds withdrawal for payment of federal taxes owed.
Other Items You May Find Useful
Publication 3112, IRS e-file Application and Participation,
Publication 4163, Modernized e-File (MeF) Information for Authorized IRS e-file Providers for Business Returns
Comment on Form 8453-I
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