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How to File the Form Online

  1. Open the tax preparation software and select the form you want to fill out.
  2. Enter the taxpayer’s name, address, and Social Security number.
  3. Select the filing status of the taxpayer (single, married filing jointly, etc.)
  4. Enter the tax year, the type of return being filed, and the type of e-file being used.
  5. Enter the bank information if you will be using direct deposit for your refund.
  6. Enter the preparation method (self-prepared, tax professional, etc.).
  7. Enter the preparer’s information (name, address, PTIN, etc.).
  8. Select the type of signature authorization you are providing (electronic, written, etc.).
  9. Read the disclosure statement and select “I Agree”.
  10. Read the signature instructions and sign the form.
  11. Submit the form.