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  • Iowa State Tax Filing Information  

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

    The regular deadline to file an Iowa state income tax return is April 30.

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

    eSmart Tax supports the following Iowa Tax Forms (Click here to download Iowa tax forms)
    Supported   Iowa Form IA-1040
    Individual Income Tax Long Form  
    Supported   Iowa Form IA-1040 Schedule A
    Iowa Itemized Deductions  
    Supported   Iowa Form IA-1040 Schedule B
    Interest and Dividend Income  
    Supported   Iowa Form IA-1040V
    Iowa Individual Income Tax Payment Voucher  
    Supported   Iowa Form IA-8453-IND
    Iowa Individual Income Tax Declaration for an E-File Return  
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    Liberty eSpecial  
    Availability:   Type:   Notes:  
    Supported Same as federal N/A
    State IA Website and Contacts
    State Website  
    Taxpayer Assistance:   515-281-3114 or
    Refund Status (Automated Response):   (515) 281-4966 or
    1 (800) 572-3944 (Iowa only)
    Check Refund Status Online:  
    Special Processing
    Type:   Availability:  
    State-only tax return: Supported
    Decedent Return: Supported
    Return with foreign address: Supported
    Signature Form
    Form Name:   Instructions:  
    IA 8453 Do not mail in IA 8453. Keep it for your own record.
    State IA Amount Owe Payment Option
    You have the following options to pay your tax:
    1. Send credit card payment through third-party website.
    2. Send e-payment through state website.
    3. Mail payment to:
      Iowa Department of Revenue
      Iowa Income Tax - Document Processing
      PO Box 9187
      Des Moines IA 50306-9187

    State IA 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.