#Good news! The IRS has extended the tax deadline to April 18th! As long as you submit your federal return by midnight on 4/18/2018, you won't be considered a late filer for your federal return. Direct debit tax payments that are submitted with your federal return (or on the IRS website) by 4/18 are also considered timely filed ×

Why do I need last year's AGI? Where do I find it?

The IRS uses your prior year AGI (Adjusted Gross Income) to help verify your identity when you e-file. They no longer accept electronic filing PINs.

You can find your prior year AGI on:

  • Form 1040: line 37,
  • Form 1040A: line 21, OR
  • Form 1040-EZ: line 4.

Form 1040: line 37

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Form 1040A: line 21

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Form 1040-EZ: line 4

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If this is your first time filing taxes, you can enter “0” (this field can’t be blank).

If you don't have last year's tax return, you can get a tax return transcript (showing your prior year AGI) from the IRS.

If you filed an amendment last year, use the AGI from your original tax return.

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