IND-031-01 Filing PIN Mismatch

 Unfortunately, your e-file was rejected by the IRS because the 'PrimaryElectronicFilingPIN' does not match the records in the IRS e-File database.

What you can do to fix this rejection

Option A

Fix the PIN error and file electronically again.

  1. Go back to the IRS website and request your electronic filing PIN.
  2. Log back into the tax software you used to file your return
  3. During the filing process, enter the PIN you created on the IRS website. Continue through the prompts to re-submit your tax return to the IRS.

Option B

Print your return and file it by mail.

  1. Log back into the tax software you used to file your return
  2. Print your return and file it by mail
  3. Follow the instructions to print your return and mail it to the IRS

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