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I am the administrator of my brother, Wainright's, estate. I

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I am the administrator of my brother, ***** ***** Wainright's, estate.
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Customer: I filed his 1040 tax return. IRS sent me a letter saying you needed another form and death certificate. I lost this piece of mail and need it to be resent so that I know what is needed. His SS # is###-##-#### I am his sister. Karen Babel.
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Customer: I am the administrator for ***** ***** Wainright's estate. His social is###-##-#### I submitted his 1040 and received a mail correspondence that another form and death certificate is needed. I have misplaced this piece of mail and need another mailing so that I may complete the request. Can you assist? Karen Babel
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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 5 months ago

I cannot get you a copy of the letter the IRS sent but I can tell you the form they most likely requested.
If the decedent is due a refund of any individual income tax (Form 1040), you may claim that refund using IRS Form 1310, Statement of a Person Claiming Refund Due a Deceased Taxpayer.
The Death certificate and form 1310 would be required if a refund was showing on your brother's 1040.

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 5 months ago

Was that the form they requested?

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Tax Professional: Robin D., Senior Tax Advisor 4 replied 5 months ago

Hello, I am checking back to see if you were able to download the form I supplied a link for.

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