E-File Originators/Software Developers/Transmitters

Welcome to the Maine Revenue Services MeF information page for Originators/Developers/Transmitters. This page has been designed as a resource to obtain timely information about Maine's E-File program. We encourage you to periodically revisit this page in order to stay current with the latest E-File developments.

If you are a developer preparing a software package for use by tax practitioners/preparers and/or individual filers, please E-Mail the Help Desk so a current list may be compiled. The list will then be made available on this page for those participating in Maine's E-File program.

For Tax Year 2013 (We will be participating in the Federal Modernized e-File (MeF) program for Corporate, Individual Income and Fiduciary 1041 taxes.

MeF for Individual Income Tax will be live in test on 11/18/2013. The production go live date is 01/21/2014. For questions regarding Individual Income Tax, please contact the Individual efile helpdesk at 207-624-9730 or email at efile.helpdesk@maine.gov

MeF for Busines Taxes will be live in test on 11/18/2013. The production go live date is 01/06/2014. For questions regarding Corporate Tax, please contact the business efile helpdesk at 207-624-9704 or email at MRSMeFCorp@maine.gov

Maine Business & Individual income taxes will be ready for ATS testing on Monday November 18, 2013.

 

Tax year 2013 Business Taxes
Tax year 2013 Income Tax
2013 Maine Business E-File Handbook Draft 1/21/14 2013 Maine E-File Handbook Draft 10/15/13
2013 Modernized e-file Business Schema Draft 1/21/14 2013 Modernized e-File Schema Final
2013 Modernized e-file Business Rules Final 1/9/2014 2013 Modernized e-file Business Rules Final
Maine 1120ME ATS Test Packet Draft 1/8/2014 2013 1040ME ATS Test Packet Draft 11/27/13
Maine 941P-ME ATS Test Packet Draft 11/26/13 2013 1040ME Income Tax Return
2013 1120ME Corporate Tax Return  
2012 941P-ME Return  
2013 Maine 1041ME Fiduciary E-File Handbook Draft 10/11/13  
2013 Modernized e-file 1041ME Fiduciary Schema Draft 2/21/14  
2013 Modernized e-file 1041ME Fiduciary Bus Rules Draft 3/11/14  
2013 Maine 1041ME ATS Test Packet Draft 11/21/13 Withdrawal Affirmation
  1040-PV (Payment Voucher)
Tax year 2012 Business Taxes Tax year 2012 Income Tax
2012 Software Developers 2012 Software Developers
2012 Maine Business E-File Handbook (Final 2/18/2013) 2012 Maine E-File Handbook Final
*2012 Modernized e-file Business Schema (Final 1/2/2013) *2012 Modernized e-File (MeF) Schema Final
2012 Modernized e-file (MeF) Business Rules (Final 1/21/2014) 2012 Modernized e-File (MeF) Business Rules Final
Maine 1120ME ATS Test Packet (Final 3/8/2013)

2012 Maine ATS Test Packet

Maine 941P-ME ATS Test Packet (Final 10/03/2012) 2012 1040MELong Form Booklet
2012 1120ME Corporate Tax Return  
2012 941P-ME Return  

 

Maine E-File Frequently Asked Questions