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how do I get my IP PIn

Pin can be retrieved from https://sa1.www4.irs.gov/irfof-efp/start.do    Just answer a few simple questions about your 2011 return and a pin will be assigned.

    Taxpayers who may be at risk for identity theft (for example, your wallet, purse, or computer was recently stolen) can call the IRS Identity Protection Specialized Unit, toll-free, at 1-800-908-4490
    http://turbotax.intuit.com/support/iq/File-Electronically--current-year-/Tax-Related-Identity-Theft/...

    See the following on how to enter your 6-digit PIN. 
    http://turbotax.intuit.com/support/iq/File-Electronically--current-year-/Entering-Your-6-Digit-IP-PIN/HOW13747.html
    • so i dont need this pin to electronic file.  i have not had any problems