Indiana Income Taxes and IN State Tax Forms


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Prepare and efile Your Indiana Tax Return

The efile.com tax software makes it easy for you to efile your state tax return and use the correct state tax forms. Prepare and efile your Indiana state tax return (resident, nonresident, or part-year resident) and Federal tax return together or separately at efile.com. View the federal tax return filing requirements.

Indiana Income Tax Filing Deadline

The regular deadline to file an Indiana state income tax return is April 15.

Tax Deadline DateType of Income Tax ReturnFiling Deadline / Due Date Description
April 15, 2014 2013 Indiana State Tax Return Due date for Indiana State Income Tax Returns - income tax filing deadline
April 15, 2014 2013 Indiana State Tax Extension Due date for Indiana State Income Tax Return extensions
November 15, 2014 2013 Indiana State Tax Return Last day to efile a 2013 Indiana State Income Tax Return for tax extension filers and late efilers

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Indiana State Tax Forms that Can Be efiled

efile.com supports all of the forms that Indiana allows to be efiled. You can efile any of the following Indiana state tax forms:

Form/ScheduleDescriptionCan I efile this form?
Form CC-40/TCSP-40 College and 21st Century Scholars Credit














Form IN-529 CollegeChoice 529 Education Savings Plan Credit
Form IT-40PNRA Apportioned Schedule for Nonresidents
Form IT-40/IT-40PNR/IT-40RNR General and Additional Info (Pages 1 and 2)
Form IT-40 Schedule 1/Form IT-40PNR Schedule B Add-Backs
Form IT-40 Schedule 2/IT-40PNR Schedule C Deductions
Form IT-40 Schedule 6/Form IT-40PNR Schedule G Offset Credits
Form IT-40PNR Schedule E Credit for Other Taxes Paid Worksheet
Form IT-40X Amended Return
Form WH18 Miscellaneous Withholding Tax Statement for Nonresidents
Schedule CT-40/CT-40PNR Indiana County Tax Schedule
Schedule IT-2440 Disability Retirement Deduction

Indiana State Tax Forms that Cannot Be efiled

 

FormDescription
WH-4 Employee's Withholding Exemption & County Status Certificate

IN Tax Extension

Extension FormIndiana Extension InstructionsHow to File

Form IT-9, Tax Extension

To obtain an automatic 60-day extension of time to file your Indiana state tax return, you must complete and file Form IT-9 on or before the original deadline of the IN state return. This is not an extension of time to pay your state taxes owed. If you file an IN state tax extension, you should pay at least 90% of taxes due by the deadline in order to avoid any penalties. Complete and file form ES-40 if you owe IN state tax.

If you file federal tax extension Form 4868 and you paid at least 90% of taxes owed to the state,  you automatically gain an extension of time to file your IN state tax return and you do not need to file Form IT-9. 

Your new IN state tax return deadline will be November 15. This due date applies whether you filed Form IT-9 or Form 4868. 

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Form ES-40

Important Reminder!  If you are efiling an Indiana tax extension, you may need to efile a federal tax extension as well.

IN Tax Amendment

Amended Indiana state tax returns cannot be efiled; they must be filed by mail. Learn how to prepare and file an Indiana state tax amendment.


Important Reminder!  If you are filing an Indiana tax amendment, you may need to file a federal tax amendment as well.


Past Year Forms: Tax Year 2012 Indiana Tax Forms (Print, Fill Out, and Mail)
Form CC-40 Indiana College Credit

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Form IN-529 Indiana's CollegeChoice 529 Education Savings Plan Credit
Form IT-40 Income Tax Form 
Form 40PNRA Indiana Apportionment Schedule for Nonresident Individuals
Form IT-40PNR  Part-Year Resident Form 
Form IT-40X Amended Individual Income Tax Return
Form WH18  State Miscellaneous Withholding Tax 
Schedule 1/B Add-Backs
Schedule 2/C Deductions
Schedule 6/G Offset Credits
Schedule CT-40 County Tax Schedule for Indiana Residents
Schedule E  Exemptions and Other Taxes (Part-Year and Nonresidents)
Schedule IN-EIC Indiana's Earned Income Credit
Schedule IT-2210 Underpayment of Estimated Tax by Individuals
Schedule IT-2440 Indiana Disability Retirement Deduction

Where's My Refund? - Check Your Indiana State Tax Refund Status

Before checking the status of your IN state refund, wait at least 3 weeks after efiling your return. If you filed your return on paper, wait at least 12 weeks after you filed the return. 

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Indiana efile Error Codes

If your Indiana state return was rejected, you will receive an error reject code. If you prepared and efiled your return on efile.com, we will provide you with an explanation of how to correct the error on your return. You may then resubmit your state return at no additional charge until it is accepted by the state.

View a list of all Indiana State efile Income Tax Return Error Reject Codes.


Indiana Tax Facts

IN Income Tax:

Indiana collects a 3.4% flat tax of federal AGI with modification. Most IN counties also collect income tax and have their own tax rates.

IN Sales Tax:

Indiana has a general state sales tax rate of 7%.

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IN Personal Property Tax:

Indiana's personal property taxes vary based on county. 

Odd Tax Facts:

Indiana's IT-40EZ no longer supports the Earned Income Credit. IN taxpayers must file Form IT-40 if they wish to claim the EIC.

IN State Tax Agency:

For more information, you can visit the website of The Indiana Department of Revenue.

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