Not for Profit Providers
All requirements of an Authorized IRS e-file Provider apply to Not for Profit Providers, unless otherwise noted. See Publication 1345 for additional information.
IRS Sponsored Programs
IRS sponsored programs, including Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE), Outreach, Self-Help and Taxpayer Assistance Centers in IRS offices, may electronically file returns. A VITA or TCE sponsor must obtain the permission of the IRS (and, in the case of a TCE sponsor, the permission of the IRS (and the permission of the IRS office that is funding the TCE program) to participate in IRS e-file.
Employers Offering IRS e-file as an Employee Benefit
An employer may offer electronic filing as an employee benefit whether the employer chooses to transmit returns or contracts with a third party to transmit the tax returns.