Creating an e-file for FinCEN Form 114 (FBAR) only

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FinCEN Form 114 may be filed separately from the tax return. 

To print or create an electronic file of FinCEN Form 114 only, follow the steps below.

  1. Choose File > Print Returns.
  2. In the Print Returns dialog, click the Options button.
  3. In the Print Options dialog, uncheck the Federal and any state return in the Return box and click OK.
  4. You can now print and/or create an electronic file for the FinCEN Form 114.

A second option to create an electronic file for FinCEN Form 114 only is to suppress the federal and state electronic file. To do so, follow the steps below.

  1. Navigate to Screen ELF located in the Electronic Filing folder.
  2. On Screen ELF, mark Suppress the creation of: Both federal and state electronic files.

    Note: For returns other than 1040, mark both Suppress the creation of: fields.

  3. Choose File > Print Returns to create an electronic file for the FinCEN Form 114 only.

Note: If the tax return is on extension and has not been filed, unmark Suppress the creation of: Both federal and state electronic files after Form 114 has been filed.

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