IRS migrates e-Services login to

Eric Updated by Eric

In the summer of 2022, the IRS plans to migrate the e-Services suite of tax professional online applications and products behind Users for those applications create an account via a trusted technology provider,, instead of the legacy IRS system. Modernized e-File (MeF) for E-filing Form 941 will be affected. Depending on the IRS timing of this transition, users may have to complete an login prior to e-filing 2022 2nd quarter Form 941. CFS recommends creating your login now to avoid last minute issues.

Links to create an account can be found on various government websites, and once you’re registered on, your password will be the same (regardless of which government website you are logging into (e.g., SSA’s Business Services Online (BSO), the IRS MEF website (for 941 e-filing), IRS e-services, etc).  Note also that your account is associated with your email account (your email will function like a user name).

Typically, when a government website asks you to login using, once you login, will send you directly back/onto that particular government website.  For instance, if you go to SSA’s BSO website (to e-file W-2’s), after using your password, will take you straight back to BSO’s website. 

This particular link comes from IRS E-services for Tax Practitioners, and can be used to open your new account:

Create Sign In or Create a New Account

If you have issues creating an account using “Self-Service” (not uncommon), you can instead choose, “Video Chat Agent” to create an account; here’s a help link: Verifying your identity on a video call.

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Fixing rejected files

Modifying Your IRS E-Services Application to E-file Forms 94X (Forms 941, 940, etc.)