Bloomberg Tax
March 8, 2023, 7:32 PM

IRS News Release: IRS Begins New Digital Intake Scanning Initiative

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As part of ongoing transformation efforts, the IRS announced the successful expansion of digital scanning. In a major step in the new Digital Intake scanning initiative, the IRS has already scanned more than 120,000 paper Forms 940 since the start of 2023; this is a twenty-fold increase compared to all of 2022. This effort will expand soon to include scanning of Forms 1040 as well as Forms 941. The scanning effort is part of a multi-form, multi-solution scanning initiative known as Digital Intake. [IR-2023-41 (Mar. 8, 2023)]

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