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How to Amend an Arkansas State Tax Return

Arkansas State Taxes
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Arkansas
"The Natural State"

When Should I File My Arkansas State Tax Amendment?

Your Arkansas state tax amendment form must be filed within 3 years of the original due date for the tax return or 2 years since the tax was paid (whichever is later).

How Do I Correct My Arkansas Tax Return or File An Amended Arkansas Tax Amendment?

In order to correct your accepted Arkansas tax return, you will need to file an amendment form for the state of Arkansas. Here's how: 

  1. Download and complete Form AR1000F or Form AR1000NR.
  2. Print out your amended form and mail it to the following address: Amended Tax Section, P.O. Box 3628, Little Rock, AR 72203-3628.

Arkansas State Tax Amendment Forms (Download, Print Out, Fill Out, and Mail)

Fill out the appropriate form that corresponds to the tax year and to your residency status. Following 2009, to file a tax amendment you will use the same form as for filing a tax return, but select the box that indicates that the return is amended.

A resident is defined as someone whose permanent home is in the state of Arkansas. A nonresident is defined as someone who doesn't live in the state of Arkansas but receives income within the state. A part-year resident is defined as someone who either moved to the state or moved out of the state over the course of the year, therefore only residing in the state for part of the tax year.

Form (Tax Year) Description
Form AR1000F (2016) Arkansas Individual Tax Return Full Year Resident
Form AR1000NR (2016) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident & Part-Year Resident
Form AR1000F (2015) Arkansas Individual Tax Return Full Year Resident
Form AR1000NR (2015) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident & Part-Year Resident
Form AR1000F (2014) Arkansas Individual Tax Return Full Year Resident
Form AR1000NR (2014) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident & Part-Year Resident
Form AR1000F (2013) Arkansas Individual Tax Return Full Year Resident
Form AR1000NR (2013) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident & Part-Year Resident
Form AR1000F (2012) Arkansas Individual Tax Return Full Year Resident
Form AR1000NR (2012) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident & Part-Year Resident
Form AR1000F (2011) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Full Year Resident
Form AR1000NR (2011) Arkansas Individual Income Tax Return Nonresident & Part-Year Resident

How Do I Check the Status of My Arkansas State Amendment?

You can call the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration at 501-682-1100.

What Are the Penalties, Interest, and Fees Related to Arkansas State Amended Returns?

The state of Arkansas charges interest on taxes that are not paid by the deadline.

Where Do I Mail My Arkansas Tax Amendment? - Arkansas Mailing Address:

Amended Tax Section
P.O. Box 3628
Little Rock, AR 72203-3628

Phone Number for Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration: 501-682-1100

Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration

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Arkansas State Income Taxes.

What If I Need to File an IRS or Federal Amended Tax Return?

Learn how to file a tax amendment with the IRS.