Who needs an IRS 4506-A form?
This form is used by the individual who wants to require the copy of exempt or political organization’s IRS forms. The individual may also file this form to request an inspection of certain IRS forms filed by these specific organization. Some forms of the exempt or political organizations can be found on the Internet, so you may not have to file this form. Among them are forms 8871 and 8872.
What is the purpose of the 4506-A form?
The main purpose of this request is to get the copy of the required IRS form for the inspection. This can be done due to various reasons. The requester may inspect the documents at the IRS office (free of charge), receive the information on the DVD or get the copy of the certain forms (the price for these services is indicated in the instruction for the 4506-A form).
What other documents must accompany the 4506-A form?
This form should not be accompanied by other forms and supporting documents.
When is the IRS 4506-A form due?
This request is to be filed when there is a need. There is no specific due date for filing.
What information should be provided in the 4506-A form?
The requesters should type their personal information and the information of the political or exempt organization (name, address, employer’s identification number). They have to check the appropriate category of the requester and provide the reasons for request.
The needed form and other additional information should also be checked.
What do I do with the form after its completion?
The completed request is forwarded to the IRS. Depending on the reason for the request, the individual should send the form to the appropriate address (follow the instruction).