990-US: Change a 990 return to a 990PF return (FAQ)

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Can I change a regular 990 to a 990PF without creating a new client?


Yes. To change an existing 990 client to a 990PF client without creating a new return, open the existing 990 client, choose File > Client Properties, select Private Foundation from the drop-down list, and then click OK.


  • You can use similar steps to change a 990PF client to a regular 990 client.
  • Some input screens are specific to 990 and 990PF returns, so additional data entry may be required.

Related topic: 990 frequently asked questions

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