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 2014 (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 11/20/2014. The production go live date has not yet been determined by the IRS. 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 11/20/2014. The production go live date has not yet been determined by the IRS. 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 onThursday, November 20, 2014.

 

Tax year 2014 Business Taxes
Tax year 2014 Income Tax
2014 Software Developers 2014 Software Developers
2014 Maine Business E-File Handbook Draft 10/6/2014 2014 Maine E-File Handbook Draft 11/12/2014
2014 Modernized e-File Business Schema Draft 10/6/2014 2014 Modernized e-File Business Rules Draft 11/20/2014
2014 Modernized e-FIle Business Rules Draft 11/12/2014 2014 1040ME ATS Test Packet Draft 10/23/2014
Maine 1120ME ATS Test Packet Draft 10/24/14 2014 Modernized e-File Schema Draft 10/14/2014
2014 Maine 1041ME Fiduciary E-File Handbook Draft 10/6/2014  
2014 Modernized e-File 1041ME Fiduciary Schema Draft 10/6/2014  
2014 Modernized e-File 1041ME Fiduciary Bus Rules Draft 9/16/2014  
2014 Maine 1041ME BATS Test Packet Draft 11/4/2014  
2014 Maine 941P-ME ATS Test Packet Draft 10/16/2014  
Tax year 2013 Business Taxes Tax year 2013 Income Tax
2013 Software Developers 2013 Software Developers
2013 Maine Business E-File Handbook Final 1/21/14 2013 Maine E-File Handbook Final 10/15/13
2013 Modernized e-file Business Schema Final 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 Final 1/8/2014 2013 1040ME ATS Test Packet Final 11/27/13
Maine 941P-ME ATS Test Packet Final 11/26/13 2013 1040ME Income Tax Return
2013 1120ME Corporate Tax Return
2013 941P-ME Return  
2013 Maine 1041ME Fiduciary E-File Handbook Final 10/11/13  
2013 Modernized e-file 1041ME Fiduciary Schema Final 2/21/14  
2013 Modernized e-file 1041ME Fiduciary Bus Rules Final 3/11/14 Withdrawal Affirmation
2013 Maine 1041ME ATS Test Packet Final 6/26/2014 1040-PV (Payment Voucher)
 

 

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