E-Filing


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E-Filing

The act or practice of filing necessary paperwork online or otherwise electronically. E-filing has become increasingly common with the advent of the Internet. Individuals may e-file their tax returns, for example. Likewise, corporations often e-file their SEC statements through EDGAR.
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The IRS's system these days handles basically all the forms; when e-filing began only the most basic forms were available.
was established in August 2001, and their online e-filing system efileSalesTax.
The conference was held on June 12th and 13th in Greenbelt, Maryland, and was especially useful for current and future participants in the IRS e-filing program.
Save time - e-filing is much faster and easier than filling out the paper forms.
While conceding that the FTB hasn't defined what constitutes "reasonable cause" to opt out of e-filing, Crowe stressed that the opt-out provision was only intended as an option for an individual taxpayer who was uncomfortable with using an electronic method of filing a tax return.
TEI used the opportunity to address currency initiatives, the IRS's e-filing mandate, the independence of Appeals, and IRS Service Center issues.
Practitioners who do not yet use e-services should consider e-filing Form 2848, Power of Attorney and Declaration of Representative; resolution of account disputes; and account access.
Heard authority member Sharon Bock, Palm Beach County clerk of court, discuss budget ramifications for clerks on the transition to e-filing.
He noted that two companies--Vertex and Tax Technologies--are developing aggregation programs to facilitate combining output from different software programs into a single XML file suitable for e-filing, though they are not currently available.
E-filing issues made up the bulk of the discussion at the CalCPA Taxation Committee's annual IRS Liaison Meeting, held Nov.
With nearly 15 million electronically filed returns last year -- more than any other company -- H&R Block has long supported e-filing and helped our clients understand the benefits.