5500-US ELF: Electronically filing extensions (FAQ)

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Question

Can I electronically file form 5558, Application for Extension of Time to File Certain Employee Plan Returns?

Answer

No. The IRS does not accept electronic file of Form 5558, Application for Extension of Time to file Certain Employee Plan Returns. Form 5558 must be printed and mailed to the IRS.

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