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I have a new S corp in California. I want to file my 2012 tax

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I have a new S corp in California. I want to file my 2012 tax returns (state and federal). I have no profits this year, actually I want to file a 0 return this year. I didnt do any business- I just got incorporated in Oct last year. I am the sole shareholder. Please advise which forms I need to complete for my returns for 2012.
Thanks for asking your question! I'm sorry to hear about your tax issue and I'm going to try my best to help you understand or resolve it.

Thank you for your question, and thanks for using JustAnswer.com. Since you will be filing a return with no activity, you need to fill out IRS form 1120S. This is the S-Corp tax return.

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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Is this the only form to fill out? What about this schedule K? Or this 1120-w? And for california s-corp?

Thanks for your follow up. Your K-1 will be part of filing your 1120S as that's reporting your share of the income, which is 0. You would also have to file your state tax return, which is form 100S.

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