What is the form used for? :
Form 8879 is the declaration document and signature authorization for an e-filed return filed by an electronic return originator (ERO). Complete this form when:
- The Practitioner PIN method is used.
- The taxpayer authorizes the ERO to enter or generate the taxpayer’s identification number (PIN) on his or her e-filed individual income tax return.
Is the form Supported in our program? Yes
How to access the form: To access the form, you will need to open a 1040 return on the online/desktop and then go to Add Form/Display and type 8878.
Limits to the form: This form cannot be copied.
IRS Publication: https://www.irs.gov/forms-pubs/about-form-8878