In order to remove the Paid Preparer information from the Federal Form 1040:
- In Forms View, expand the Federal folder in the left navigation pane
- Expand the Information Worksheets folder
- Expand the Basic Information - Basic Information folder
- Double click the Federal Basic Information worksheet to open it
- In the "Paid Preparer / Electronic Return Originator (ERO) Information" section, check the following box: "Do not include paid preparer information on this return."