Accountants e-filing federal tax returns for employers must register with the IRS as a reporting agent. QuickBooks Desktop has expanded the supported functionality to include e-filing as a Reporting Agent.


You must have the supported QuickBooks Desktop Accountants edition and a subscription to QuickBooks Desktop Payroll Enhanced for Accountants to have access to the option to E-File federal payroll tax reports as a Reporting agent.


Note: This is provided for your information and subject to change by the IRS. Always confirm the correct process with the IRS.

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