How to Electronically File The Federal And State Tax Returns

Electronically filing returns

Following are the steps provided for transmitting federal and state returns electronically.


1. While inside a return, verify Form 8879 is attached and complete.

2. Click the Queue Button located in the toolbar.

NOTE: The program verifies the federal and state return for errors before transmission. Review any errors in the return. If there are no errors, the "Transmission" dialog appears.

3. The program automatically selects the federal and state return for transmission if the electronic filing information is completed in each return. Click Queue. The program then takes you to the WIP.

4. Click Transmit on the toolbar.

5. On the "Transmit to Central Site" dialog, click Transmit, and the program sends the federal and state tax return to the Central Site.