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Local Option Income Tax Rates -- Effective January 1, 2017, the local income tax rate imposed by a county will be the same for both residents and nonresidents subject to the local income tax rate. For more information, please see Departmental Notice #1 and Departmental Notice #42.
Exact Change Only -- Beginning January 1, 2017, the Indiana Department of Revenue's Indianapolis office location will accept exact change only for cash payments. Change will not be provided. The department's other district offices already follow this policy, which increases security for department employees and taxpayers. Other accepted payment methods include check, money order, cashier's check, Visa and MasterCard. Taxpayers who wish to pay with American Express or Discover may do so via the phone. Fees apply to payments made with credit cards.
10-Digit Dialing -- Starting October 15, all local phone calls in the 317 area code will require 10-digit dialing. In other words, 555-5555 should be dialed 317-555-5555.
Disaster Response -- If you are a taxpayer impacted by the recent severe weather (flood, tornado, etc.) and anticipate difficulties making the appropriate state tax filings or payments, please contact the department to make arrangements for payment and remittance of taxes owed. We will work with you while you recover from this disaster.
2016 Annual Report -- The Indiana Department of Revenue recently published its FY 2016 annual report. To read it, click here.
School Scholarship Tax Credit Update -- The deadline for individuals and corporations to receive the School Scholarship Tax Credit through donations to scholarship-granting organizations is June 30, 2017. The tax credit program cannot award more than $9.5 million this fiscal year (July 1 – June 30). $2,161,822 currently is remaining for the credit. Should the credit cap be reached before the June 30, 2017 deadline, no further credits will be awarded until a new fiscal year starts. For more information, visit www.in.gov/dor/4305.htm
New BizTax Issue -- Check out the latest edition of BizTax, a publication designed for new and small businesses. This edition features articles about 2016 legislative changes, Business Education Outreach Program updates, INBiz, and much more. Read BizTax...
TaxTalk Blog -- The November issue of BizTax is available now. This newsletter is written with new and small Hoosier businesses in mind and includes resources to help your business succeed. Read more...
Electronic IT-20S and IT-65 Now Available -- Indiana S corporations and partnerships now are able to electronically file their 2015 annual business tax filings (IT-20S and IT-65), filed in 2016. For a list of certified tax vendors, click here.
Notification to Gasoline Distributors -- Effective December 1, 2016, the gasoline use tax rate in Indiana for the period from December 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016, is $0.114 per gallon. For more information, read Departmental Notice #2.
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