The IRS Mandates
Electronic Filing of
990 Forms

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Where to Mail Form 990 to
the IRS?

- Updated April 21, 2023 - 12.00 PM - Admin, ExpressTaxExempt

The nonprofits and tax-exempt organizations must be aware that the IRS has mandated electronic filing of Form 990 beginning on or after July 2, 2019. Learn More.

If your organization is eligible for paper filing, complete the required form information and attach the required schedules before you mail in your Form 990.

1. Form 990 Mailing Address

Mailing Address

Mail your IRS Form 990 to the below address:

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

If your organization’s principal business, office, or agency is located in a foreign country or a U.S. possession, send the return to the below address:

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

2. Furnishing a copy of Form 990 with the State Officials

Some states and local governmental units will accept a copy of 990 Form in place of all or part of their own financial report forms.

The nonprofits can discuss with the appropriate officials of all states and other jurisdictions in which it does business to determine their specific filing requirements. To know more about the State Filing requirements,
click here.

3. The IRS Mandates Electronic Filing Requirements for Form 990

As mentioned earlier, the IRS mandates e-filing of Form 990 for the tax year beginning on or after July 2, 2019, section 3101 of P.L. 116-25 requires the Nonprofits & tax-exempt organizations to
file 990 returns electronically.

For instance: If you are filing a 2019 Form 990 for the tax year beginning on or after July 2, 2019, you must
file 990 electronically.


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