The payroll tax return due date of October 31 is almost here.  But you don’t have to scramble to mail these returns.  The IRS is encouraging you to e-file forms 940,941,943,944 or 945.  The IRS in a new release stated e-filing payroll returns are more accurate, due to instant alerts on missing information.   Processing time is reduced, and fewer notices go out to business owners. can give you a list of local tax firms that have the IRS-approved software for e-filing on your behalf.  You may also obtain your own software and online signature PIN to submit your own filings at IRS.