Electronic filing guidelines for noncalculating Form 8854

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Form 8854, Initial and Annual Expatriation Statement, is entered in the Non Calculating folder. Form 8854 can be electronically filed with Form 1040NR returns except when there is the following:

Form 8854, Page 1, Part I, Line 1

Form 8854, Page 1, Part I, Lines 2 and 3

These fields are required for electronic filing of Form 8854. When entering a different address than entered on Screen 1040, use the country code drop-down list to select the appropriate country. 

Form 8854, Page 1, Part I,  Line 7a

This field is required for electronic filing of Form 8854. Use the country code drop-down list to select the appropriate country. 

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