IRS ANNOUNCES START DATES FOR 2019 BUSINESS E-FILING AND INDIVIDUAL RETURN FILING

07 January 2020

IRS Website – Modernized e-File (MeF) Status (Jan. 3, 2020)

IR 2020-2, 1/6/2020

In a posting to one of its e-file websites and in a News Release, IRS has announced that it will begin accepting 2019 e-filed business returns on January 7 and will begin accepting individual returns on January 27.

With respect to individual returns, IRS notes that while taxpayers may prepare returns before the start date, processing of those returns will begin after IRS systems open on January 27.