Form 8879 is the declaration document and signature authorization for an e-filed return filed by an electronic return originator (ERO). Complete this form when:
- The Practitioner PIN method is used.
- The taxpayer authorizes the ERO to enter or generate the taxpayer’s personal identification number (PIN) on his or her e-filed individual income tax return.
IRS approves temporary use of e-signatures for certain forms -- 28-AUG-2020
Other Items You May Find Useful
About Form 1040 (PR), Self-Employment Tax Return - Puerto Rico
Publication 1345 , Handbook for Authorized IRS e-file PRoviders of Individual Tax Returns (PDF)
Publication 4164 , Modernized e-FIle (MeF) Guide for Software Developers and Transmitters (PDF)