TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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How do I get Form 1040-V?

Form 1040-V (Payment Voucher) is an optional form that you can include with your check payment if you owe the IRS at the time of filing.

  • If you're paper-filing and are paying via check, we'll include the 1040-V with your tax return printout, along with mailing instructions.
  • If you chose to pay via check and are e-filing, we'll prepare your 1040-V right after you e-file so you can print it out.
    • No need to print a 1040-V if you're paying your taxes via direct debit or credit card.
  • On installment agreements, or if you're unable to generate a 1040-V in TurboTax, you can download the form and mailing instructions.
    • You can also omit the 1040-V altogether; make sure your name, address, SSN/ITIN, and daytime phone number are on the check.

Don't include a copy of your 1040 when you mail in your 1040-V with payment.