Requirements to E-File and Complete IRS 990-N Form Annually

Generally, every tax-exempt organization whose annual gross receipts are $50,000 or less must E-file Form 990-N online which is also referred to as an e-postcard. Form 990-N must be filed electronically between July 1 and November 15, for the fiscal year that ends on June 30.

Required Information to File IRS Form 990-N

In order to file IRS 990-N, you are required to fill in a set of information to complete the process. Check out the following information that you need to file an e-Postcard online.

  • Employee Identification Number (EIN) which is commonly referred to as Tax Identification Number.
  • The tax year for which you are filing an e-postcard.
  • Your organization’s legal name and other names if any.
  • Organization’s mailing address and website address if available.
  • Name and mailing address of the principal officer of the organization.
  • Confirmation document that supports the organization’s annual gross receipts is $50,000 or less.
  • A statement proof that states the organization has terminated or is in the process of terminating.

Complete IRS Form 990-N using Step by Step Guide

Completing IRS Form 990-N with E-File 990-n is simple and can be done in minutes. Just follow the steps to submit the e-Postcard online.

  1. Add your business profile along with Principal Officer Information.
  2. Complete the form with simple Tax Information.
  3. Review and Submit Form 990-N online.
  4. Online Secured Payments

Step 1: Business Information

  • Add your business information which includes Creation Date, Business Name, Tax Id, Start Filing, and History.
  • As mentioned in the Requirement section, fill in the details of EIN, Business Name, DBA Name (Doing Business As), Business Website Address, and Business Mailing Address.
  • Next, you need to fill in the details about the Principal Officer such as Officer Type, Officer Name, And Officer Mailing Address.

Step 2: Tax Information

  • Mention if you are a paid preparer, and opt Yes or No, before filing the Tax Information.
  • Tax information includes Tax Year Beginning year & Month, Tax Year End Year & Month.
  • Check the Option Terminated, Out of Business under the Tax Information if you are planning to terminate your business.
  • Select the option Gross Receipt; if your organization’s annual gross receipt is $50,000 or less.

Step 3: Review and Submit

  • After entering all the required information, review the filled information.
  • And then click the submit button to proceed with the payment.

Step 4: Payment

  • Check the Filing Fee Amount and enter the Credit Card Information which includes the Name on the card, Credit Card Number, Credit card Expiry Date, and CVV Number.
  • Enter the Billing Information too.
  • And Click Pay Now so that you are authorizing E-File 990-N to charge your credit card.

Note: An organization must file an information return and if it fails to do so for 3 consecutive years, then the tax-exempt status will be lost by the organization on the due date of the third missed filed year. In order to reinstate the tax-exempt status of the organization, you must reapply for the tax-exempt status and must pay the appropriate user fee. 
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