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Iowa Income Taxes

Your Iowa State Income Tax Return for Tax Year 2022 (January 1 - Dec. 31, 2022) can be prepared and e-Filed now with your IRS or Federal Income Tax Return (or you can learn how to only prepare and file a IA state return). The Iowa tax filing and tax payment deadline May 1, 2023. Find IRS or Federal Tax Return deadline details.

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The 2022 Iowa State Income Tax Return for Tax Year 2022 can be e-filed together with the IRS Income Tax Return by May 1, 2023. If you file a tax extension you can e-File your Taxes until October 16, 2023 without a late filing penalty. However, if you owe Taxes and don't pay on time, you might face late tax payment penalties. Tip: File on time, even you can't pay on time, as the late filing penalties are higher than the late payment penalties. makes it easy for you to e-file your IRS and Iowa State Tax Return (e.g resident, nonresident, or part-year resident returns). However, the IRS and the respective State Tax Agencies require you to e-file a Federal Income Tax Return at the same time you e-file a State Tax Return. This is not an policy but an IRS and State Agency policy. Thus, technically you cannot e-File anywhere - not just - a Iowa Tax Return without also e-filing the associated IRS Tax Return. But there is good news, please read on.

Detailed instructions on how you can only prepare and mail in - not eFile - an Iowa 2022 Tax Return - here via However, you must download/print and sign the forms and mail them to the Tax Agency.

Iowa State Income Tax Rate: 8.53%
Where Is Your Iowa Tax Refund Money?
Step 1: Sign into your account and check acceptance by the Tax Agency.
Step 2: Check your Iowa Tax Refund Status.
Where is Your IRS Refund?
Step 1: Sign into your account and check acceptance by the IRS.
Step 2: Check your IRS Tax Refund Status.
Iowa Income Tax Extension
Iowa Income Tax Amendment
How to correct a rejected Tax Return
If your IA Tax Return was rejected by the IA Tax Agency - not - instructions on how to correct a rejected Iowa Tax Return.
Iowa, IRS Late Filing, Tax Payment Penalties
1. Penalty for Failure to Timely File a Return: 10% penalty if you failed to file and paid at least 90% of taxes due on the due date.
B. Avoid this penalty by filing on time and pay up to 90% of the final Iowa Taxes owed by July 15 of the Tax Year.
2. Penalty for Failure to Timely Pay the Tax Due: 5% penalty if you filed on time but did not pay at least 90% of taxes due.
3. IRS Penalties: Calculate and Estimate your potential IRS Income Tax Return Penalties.
IA Tax Return Mailing Addresses
Find various Iowa Mailing Addresses for tax returns, tax amendments, and tax payments.
Iowa Income Tax Forms
Iowa Unemployment Benefits
Iowa fully taxes unemployment income at the state level.
Iowa Marriage Penalty
Iowa does not have a marriage penalty.

The Iowa Tax Reform bill contains a provision which allows the same Teacher Expense deduction at the state level, as is allowed on a federal return. Teachers can deduct up to $250 in expenses such as classroom supplies and professional development courses that they paid for during the school year.

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E-File These 2022 Iowa State Tax Forms

Prepare and e-File these state forms for 2022 in conjunction with your Federal and State Income Tax Return. As you proceed through the tax interview on, the application will select the correct state forms for you. You can also select tax forms individually. All these forms will then be e-filed by you to the State Tax Agency. Instructions on how to only prepare a State Income Tax Return.


* Due to IRS and State Tax Agency tax data sharing and validation requirements, you can only e-file a State Income Tax Return while also e-filing a Federal Income Tax Return. This is not an created policy, but all online tax web sites have to adhere to this IRS/state issued tax data sharing policy. You can however prepare all 44 State Income Tax Returns on if you have already e-Filed or filed your IRS return. Instructions on how you can ONLY prepare and file State Income Tax Return(s).Only on can you prepare, file or e-file unlimited State Tax Returns for one low price and not pay for each State return like you would do on H&R Block® vs. TurboTax®. Dare to Compare Now