Years supported for e-filing (5500)

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How many years of returns does the Department of Labor (DOL) support for electronic filing?


As of January 1st, 2023, the DOL will only accept 2021 and 2022 returns electronically. Forms for years 2009-2020 need to be filed using the current 2022 software.

For more information, see the DOL's welcome page at

Related topic: 5500-US ELF: Electronic filing FAQs

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