A Maine tax power of attorney form, or Form ME-2848, allows an individual to appoint a representative to handle their tax-related matters, such as filings and inquiries. The representative can be an accountant, a tax attorney, or any other financial professional.
This form enables the authorized representative to obtain information and make filings on behalf of the taxpayer. The form can specify the applicable tax types and years for which the representative will be authorized to oversee.
A Form 2848-ME replaces all previous power of attorneys for the same tax types or years. This form can be completed by a corporate officer, partner, or fiduciary on behalf of the taxpayer or entity identified in the form.
Signing Requirements — Taxpayer(s) and representative(s).
Statute — § 5-946