The Documents resource can be thought of as the end user's file cabinet -- containing forms, outputs and related tax reports.

Below are the Document object's fields and descriptions:

Field

Description

documentId

The unique id generated by Abound API for this PDF document. Store this value in your database.

documentURL

The URL of the downloadable PDF document. (The links expire after 7 days, but you can GET the document again for a new link)

documentName

The file name of this PDF document.

type

The type of this document. (1040ES, accountStatement, scheduleC or businessExpenses)

year

The calendar year that this document is associated with.

status

(Optional) The status of this document:
created, verifying, pending, error, or done

message

(Optional) The message associated to a document with an error status.

createdTimestamp

The timestamp at which this document was created.