How to E-file Form 990-N
in 3 Simple Steps

Step 1

Search EIN

Step 2

Select the Tax Year to file

Step 3

Review & Transmit to the IRS

Frequently Asked Questions

Who must file 990-N?

Most small tax-exempt organizations whose gross receipts are normally $50,000 or less must file Form 990-N (e-Postcard). Organizations can also meet this annual filing requirement by filing Form 990 or Form 990-EZ instead.

What Information needed to file 990-N?

When filing Form 990-N (e-Postcard) online, these 8 basic information is required to complete your e-Postcard.

  • Employer Identification Number (EIN)
  • Tax Year
  • Legal Name and Address
  • Various Names of the Organization (if applicable)
  • Name and Address of a Principal Officer
  • Website Address (if applicable)
  • Confirmation of Gross Receipts of $50,000 or less
  • Written Statement if the organization is going out of business

When is the due date to file 990-N?

Form 990-N is due every year by the 15th day of the 5th month after the close of the accounting period. You cannot file the e-Postcard until your tax year ends.

What is the penalty for late filing of Form 990-N(e-Postcard)?

If your 990-N is late, the IRS will send a reminder notice to the last address we received. While there is no penalty assessment for filing Form 990-N late, organizations that fail to file Form 990-N for three consecutive years will automatically lose their tax-exempt status. Revocation of the organization’s tax-exempt status will happen on the filing due date of the third consecutively-missed year.

What happens if a nonprofit does not file taxes?

If a nonprofit and tax exempt Organization fails to file taxes for 3 consecutive years, the IRS will revoke the tax exempt status.

What is the Extension to file Form 990-N?

There is no extension available to file 990-N. Nonprofit and Tax Exempt Organization must file the Form 990-N before the deadline.