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and extend your 990 deadline

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Form 990

What forms can extend using Form 8868?

Form 990 or Form 990-EZ Form 990-BL Form 4720 (individual) Form 990-PF
Form 990-T (sec. 401(a) or 408(a) trust) Form 990-T (trust other than above) Form 990-T (corporation) Form 1041-A
Form 4720 (other than individual) Form 5227 Form 6069 Form 8870

Note: Extensions are not applicable for Form 990-N.

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How to file Form 8868 Electronically?

To e-file Form 8868, get started with ExpressTaxExempt and follow the below simple steps:

Step 1 : Enter organization details such as Name, EIN

Step 2 : Choose the IRS form to extend

Step 3 : Choose the organization's tax year

Step 4 : Review your return and fix errors, if any

Step 5 : Pay and e-file 8868 to the IRS

File Form 8868

QWhat is IRS Form 8868?

IRS Form 8868 is used by exempt organizations to apply for an automatic 6-month extension of time to file their annual tax return. IRS requires no explanation of the extension on Form 8868.

QWhen To File Form 8868?

File Form 8868 by the due date of the original tax return for which you are requesting an extension. For instance, an extension on the filing date for Forms 990, 990-EZ, 990-PF must be filed by the 15th day of the 5th month after the organization's fiscal tax year ends.

QWhat Happens When You E-file tax extension Form 8868 with ExpressExtension?

When you file an extension using Form 8868 with ExpressExtension, your form gets reviewed for basic errors, before transmission to the IRS, ensuring an error-free return.

You will get the status of the filing instantly.

QWhere do I mail in Form 8868?

IRS recommends the electronic filing of extension Form 8868 for faster processing of the return and to get status instantly.

In case you decide not to file Form 8868 electronically but paper-file instead, complete the form and mail it to:

Department of the Treasury,
Internal Revenue Service Center,
Ogden, UT 84201-0045.

For the extension on the filing date of Form 8870, the IRS accepts only the paper-filing of Form 8868. Fill in the form and mail it to the above address.

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