Where to mail Form 990-PF?

- Updated April 14, 2020 - 8.00 AM - Admin, ExpressTaxExempt

Form 990-PF is due by the 15th day of the 5th month after the end of the foundation’s accounting period.

If the due date falls on Saturday, Sunday or any federal holiday, then the Form 990-PF has to be filed by the next business day.

1. Form 990-PF Mailing Address

Mailing Address

Send your Form 990-PF to the following mailing address:

Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service Center
Ogden, UT 84201-0027
Mailing Address

In case the foundation’s principal office is located in a foreign country or U.S. possession, mail your Form 990-PF to the following address:

Internal Revenue Service Center
P.O. Box 409101
Ogden, UT 84409

If you prefer to use Private delivery services (PDSs), you can’t mail the Form 990-PF to the above address. PDSs won’t deliver mails to P.O boxes. Visit IRS.gov/PDS for the list of PDSs designated services.

2. Mandate Electronic Filing Requirements for Private Foundations reporting Form 990-PF

Usually private foundations can file their Form 990-PF by mail, private delivery service, or electronically.

But for the tax year beginning on or after July 2, 2019, all the foundations are required to file their Form 990-PF electronically.

For example: If you are filing a 2019 Form 990-PF for a tax year beginning on or after July 2nd, 2019, you are required to file electronically.

3. Meeting Mandate Electronic Filing Requirements of Form 990-PF

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4. Furnishing a Copy of Form 990-PF with the State Officials

Form 990-PF, the return of private foundation must also be furnished to the attorney general of the state listed in the Part VII-A, line 8a: which means

  • The state where the principal office of a private foundation is located and
  • The state where the foundation is actually incorporated or created

5. When is the Form 990-PF due to file with the State Officials?

There is no specific deadline to file with the state. A copy of Form 990-PF must be sent to the state at the same time when it is filed with the federal (IRS).

I.e 15th day of 5th month after the end of the foundation’s accounting period.


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