Kentucky (KY) State Income Tax Return Forms, Free E-Filing and Government Information

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Kentucky State Tax Filing Information

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The eSmart Tax online tax return filing solution makes it easy to efile your Kentucky state tax return using the correct state tax forms. Prepare your full-year resident Kentucky state tax return alongside your federal tax return for your convenience.

The regular deadline to file a Kentucky state income tax return is April 15.

Find additional information about Kentucky state tax forms, Kentucky state tax filing instructions, and government information.

eSmart Tax supports the following Kentucky Tax Forms (Click here to download Kentucky tax forms)
Supported Kentucky Form 740
Individual Income Tax Return (Full-Year Residents Only)
Supported Kentucky Form 740-V
Electronic Filing Payment Voucher
Supported Kentucky Form 8879-K
Kentucky Individual Income Tax Declaration For Electronic Filing
Supported Kentucky Schedule A
Kentucky Itemized Deductions
Supported Kentucky Schedule M
Kentucky Federal Adjusted Gross Income Modifications
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Liberty eSpecial
Availability: Type: Notes:
Supported Same as federal N/A
State KY Website and Contacts
State Website
Taxpayer Assistance: (502) 564-4581
Refund Status (Automated Response): (502) 564-1600
Check Refund
Status Online:
Special Processing
Type: Availability:
State-only tax return: Supported
Decedent Return: Not supported
Return with foreign address: Supported
State KY Overpayment Option
You have the following options:
  1. Apply your refund amount to next year's tax payment.
  2. Contribute your refund amount to charity.
  3. Receive your refund by check through mail.
  4. Receive your refund by direct deposit to your bank account.
State KY Amount Owe Payment Option
You have the following options to pay your tax:
  1. Send e-payment through state website.
  2. If you are unable to pay in full, contact the Kentucky Department of Revenue immediately, to enter into a formal payment agreement by contacting the Division of Collections by phone at 502-564-4921.
  3. Mail payment to:

    FRANKFORT, KY 40601-2103

    Payments made with Form 740-V should be mailed to:

    Kentucky Department of Revenue
    Frankfort, KY 40620-2103