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Forms and Instructions

Individual Tax Return
Itemized Deductions
Application for Automatic Extension of Time
Request for Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN) and Certification

 

Single and Joint Filers With No Dependents
Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return
Employee's Withholding Allowance Certificate
Request for Transcript of Tax Return

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Amend/Fix Return
Apply for Power of Attorney
Apply for an ITIN
Rules Governing Practice before IRS

Understanding your CP287 Notice

We denied your Form 8716 request for an Internal Revenue Code (IRC) Section 444 election because we show you established your tax year as a calendar year.


What you need to do

File your annual return at the end of your required tax year, usually Dec. 31st.


Answers to Common Questions

Is there another way to elect the use of a fiscal tax year?

If you’re a subchapter S corporation, you may be eligible to adopt the use of a fiscal tax year under Rev. Proc. 2006-46.

Printable samples of this notice (PDF)

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