Below are the most popular articles associated with Form 8879.
The Submission ID (SID) replaces the obsolete Declaration Control Number (DCN) for Individual returns.
ProSeries will automatically enter the 20-digit Submission ID Number on Form 8879, upon receipt of an accepted acknowledgement from the IRS. Per the 8879 form instructions:
"6. Enter the 20-digit Submission Identification Number (SID) assigned to the return... with Form 8879 after filing."
Because the IRS requires Form 8879 to be completed and signed before e-filing, you'll need to do one of the following:
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