IRS announcement 1040 and Business Modernized e-File (MeF) Production Shutdown/Cutover Schedule.

The IRS announced the following shutdown schedule:

1040 MeF Production Shutdown/Cutover Schedule Shutdown begins on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 11:59 a.m. in order to prepare the system for the upcoming 2015 Filing Season.

Business MeF Production Shutdown/Cutover Schedule
Shutdown is tentatively scheduled to begin on Friday, December 26, 2014 at 12:01 p.m.

PTIN Open Season

Renew your PTIN in 3 easy steps: 1. Access Your Account If you already have an online PTIN account, login now. 2. Renew Your PTIN Complete the online renewal application. You must verify your personal information and answer a few new questions.View a checklist of what you need before you get started. 3. Pay Your Fee Pay the…