The electronic filing program that allows taxpayers to file returns through a computer via telephone has been expanded nationally to 48 districts by the Internal Revenue Service. The Ogden IRS Center will be responsible for 24 of the districts.

In the most recent filing season 600,000 taxpayers used electronic filing.The Ogden Center processed 180,000 returns in 1988, including 16,500 Utah taxpayers who filed electronically.

Two seminars and a refresher course on electronic filing will be offered in August at the Ogden Center. Persons interested in attending the seminars should call Jan Hadley, 524-6095, or Dora LaVoie, 524-5767, for information.