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Pennsylvania State Tax Filing Information  

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eSmart Tax makes it easy for you to prepare and efile your PA state tax return. eSmart Tax will automatically transfer the basic data that you entered on your federal tax return forms to your Pennsylvania state tax return. eSmart Tax's quick interview process will ask you questions to help you complete the additional forms required by the Pennsylvania department of Revenue for your PA state taxes. You can prepare and efile your full-year resident Pennsylvania state tax return and your federal tax return at the same time!

The regular due date for filing your Pennsylvania state taxes is April 15.

Below you will find information about Pennsylvania state tax forms, state tax filing instructions, and government information.

eSmart Tax supports the following Pennsylvania Tax Forms (Click here to download Pennsylvania tax forms)
Supported   Pennsylvania Form PA-40
Individual Income Tax Return  
Supported   Pennsylvania Form PA-40V
Individual Income Tax Payment Voucher  
Supported   Pennsylvania Form PA-8453
Pennsylvania Individual Income Tax Declaration for Electronic Filing  
Supported   Pennsylvania PA-40 Schedule A/B
Supported   Pennsylvania PA-40 Schedule D
Sale, Exchange, or Disposition of Property  
Supported   Pennsylvania PA-40 Schedule J/T
Income From Estates or Trusts/Gambling and Lottery Winnings  
Supported   Pennsylvania PA-40 Schedule O
Other Deductions  
Supported   Pennsylvania PA-40 Schedule SP
Special Tax Forgiveness Credit  
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State PA Website and Contacts
State Website   http://www.revenue.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/individuals/11405  
Taxpayer Assistance:   (888) 728-8201
TTY/TDD:   (800) 447-3020
Refund Status (Automated Response):   (888) 728-2937
Check Refund Status Online:   https://www.doreservices.state.pa.us  
State PA Amount Owe Payment Option
You have the following options to pay your tax:
  1. Mail in a check.
    You need to attach Payment Voucher (Form PA-40V)

    Mail check to:
    HARRISBURG, PA 17129-0001

  2. Send credit card payment through third-party website.
  3. Send e-payment through state website.
  4. Pay by Direct Debit from bank account. You need to make sure your bank supports direct debit.
State PA 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.
Availability:   Type:   Notes:  
Supported Same as federal N/A
Special Processing
Type:   Availability:  
State-only tax return: Supported
Decedent Return: Supported
Return with foreign address: Supported
Signature Form
Form Name:   Instructions:  
Form 8879 Do not mail in Form 8879. Keep it for your own record.