Please read the following brief from the IRS. Form 8863 (education credits) will not be accepted by the IRS until Mid-February. An exact date has not yet been offered. Any return that is Electronically filed with Form 8863 before the acceptance date will be rejected. Any return that is mailed to the IRS will not be processed until education credits have been approved. If you would like more information, please contact an R&G Brenner professional toll free (888) APRIL-15, or by clicking here.