IRS Releases Interactive Form 1023

The IRS Exempt Organizations office has released an alternative version of Form 1023, “Application for Recognition of Exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.” The new application features pop-up information boxes for most lines, and is designed to make the process of applying for tax exemption easier and faster.

The boxes contain explanations and links to related information on and, an exempt organization educational website. Applicants will be able to print and mail the form and its attachments, just as with the standard Form 1023. Click here to find the interactive application.