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Get Your Electronic Filing PIN


To e-file your 2014 tax return or other electronic forms, you must verify your identity with your Self-Select PIN or your Adjusted Gross Income from your 2013 tax return. If you don't have either, you can get an Electronic Filing PIN. 

JAWS Users Session Expiration Warning

If this application remains idle for 15 minutes, it displays a session expiration warning message in a popup or new browser window, allowing you to extend your session. The message gains focus and JAWS reads both the URL and the session expiration message. You have the option to tab to OK or Cancel once the message appears. If you tab to the OK button, you will hear, click here if you want to renew session for 15 minutes button. If you tab to the Cancel button, you will hear, do not renew session button. If you select the OK button, the application extends your session for an additional 15 minutes and JAWS focus returns to the main page. If you select the Cancel button or the session remains idle for 5 minutes, the application displays the session expired page and JAWS reads it.
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 Determine Your Eligibility
  • You filed a 2013 Form 1040, Form 1040A, Form 1040-EZ or Form 1040-SS (PR)
  • Your return was processed by Nov. 23, 2014
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 Gather Your Information
  • Copy of last year’s tax return
  • Social Security number or Individual Tax Identification number
  • First and last name, date of birth and filing status
  • Complete mailing address as it appeared on your 2013 tax return
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 Get Your Electronic Filing PIN
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 E-file Using Your PIN
  • When you're ready to file your return, enter your Electronic Filing PIN in the "Electronic Filing PIN" field
  • Keep a copy of your signed tax return for your records

*The Electronic Filing PIN service is unavailable on Sundays between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. EST for system maintenance.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 23-Sep-2015