The Internal Revenue Service has opened its electronic filing season for all filers except those who must file five forms affected by the alternative minimum tax.

Taxpayers who need to use the five forms (5695, 8396, 8859, 8863 and 1040A Schedule 2) will have to wait until Feb. 11 to file. The IRS said it received nearly 80 million electronically filed tax returns last year, or almost 57 percent of all tax returns.

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