Tax Talk Blog - Special Taxes
Fireworks Public Safety Fee in Indiana
June 21, 2017
Are you ready to light up the sky this Fourth of July? For many Americans, Independence Day is celebrated with family, friends, backyard cookouts, and most of all - fireworks. Read more...
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Tax Tips
November 23, 2016
Thanksgiving weekend is full of good things – family, food, and gratefulness included. Adding even more fun to the holiday weekend is Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which are among the biggest shopping days of the year. Did you know you may be subject to different types of taxes depending on how you make your purchases? Read more...
What does the Taxpayer Advocate Office do?!
November 9, 2016
Have you ever experienced a tax issue that could not be resolved through the Indiana Department of Revenue’s normal processes? If an issue cannot be resolved through normal processes, the Taxpayer Advocate Office is available to assist you. Read more...
Food and Beverage Tax History
September 19, 2016
Did you recently eat out with friends or family? Depending on the location of the restaurant, you may have noticed an additional tax on your meal. Read more...
Back to School Credits and Deductions
August 31, 2016
It’s that time again – school is back in session! As students prepare to return to classrooms and universities across the state, don’t forget that Indiana offers several education related credits and deductions. Read more...
Indiana, A Unique Approach to Taxation
August 10, 2016
Throughout history, Indiana has taken a unique approach to some elements of taxation. Read more...
Tax Warrant Expungement Request Reminder
July 20, 2016
Do you have a tax warrant on your record? Have you submitted a request for tax warrant expungement? Read more...
Indiana's Fireworks Public Safety Fee
July 6, 2016
For many Americans, Independence Day is celebrated with family, friends, backyard cookouts, and fireworks. Read more...
Amnesties Across America - Part 2
June 8, 2016
As discussed in our Amnesties Across America blog post earlier this year, Indiana was one of many states to conduct a tax amnesty program in fall 2015. Let’s take a look at the outcomes of each of these tax amnesty programs. Read more...
Last Call for Tax Amnesty 2015 Payment Plans
June 1, 2016
Are you one of the thousands of taxpayers on a Tax Amnesty 2015 payment plan? If so, here are a few helpful tips to keep in mind. Read more...
Tax Amnesty 2015 Initial Report
December 7, 2015
As of Dec. 1, the department has collected more than $100 million in cash payments through the program, fully satisfying the goal to collect at least $90 million. Read more...
Last Call for Tax Amnesty 2015
November 12, 2015
It’s not too late to take advantage of Tax Amnesty 2015, a limited-time opportunity for both individuals and business to pay past-due taxes free of penalty, interest and collection fees. Read more...
Amnesties Across America
October 5, 2015
Did you know Indiana isn’t the only state currently conducting a tax amnesty program? Arizona, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, and Oklahoma all launched tax amnesty programs in September. Read more...
Tax Warrant Expungement Overview
September 30, 2015
Eligible taxpayers can apply to have tax warrants expunged from their records. Read more...
Contact Us with Tax Amnesty 2015 Questions
September 21, 2015
Do you want to take advantage of Tax Amnesty 2015 but don’t know where to start? Read more...
Tax Amnesty 2015 Begins Today!
September 15, 2015
Tax Amnesty 2015 begins today! Tax Amnesty 2015 is a limited-time opportunity for both individuals and businesses to pay past-due taxes free of penalty, interest, and collection fees. Read more...
5 Questions You Might Have During Tax Amnesty 2015
September 2, 2015
Tax Amnesty 2015 is just around the corner! Tax Amnesty 2015 is an opportunity for individuals and businesses to pay past-due taxes free of penalty, interest, and collection fees. Read more...
Tax Amnesty 2015 Eligibility Period Overview
August 24, 2015
Are you one of the 260,000 Indiana taxpayers eligible to participate in Tax Amnesty 2015? Read more...
Tax Amnesty 2015 Letters Coming Soon to Eligible Taxpayers
August 19, 2015
More than 260,000 Indiana taxpayers are eligible to participate in Tax Amnesty 2015. These taxpayers soon will receive a letter from the Indiana Department of Revenue announcing their eligibility. Read more...
Free Tax Amnesty 2015 Presentations Available
August 10, 2015
To ensure all eligible taxpayers have the information needed to participate in this limited-time opportunity, the department is partnering with local organizations to host free Tax Amnesty 2015 presentations across Indiana. Read more...
Tax Amnesty 2015 Coming This Fall
July 22, 2015
The Indiana Department of Revenue will conduct Tax Amnesty 2015 from Sept. 15, 2015 through Nov. 16, 2015. Tax Amnesty 2015 is a limited-time opportunity for both individuals and businesses to pay past-due taxes free of penalty, interest, and collection fees. Read more...
2015 Legislative Update
June 24, 2015
With the conclusion of the 2015 Indiana General Assembly, let's take a look at the legislation that was passed and consider how it will affect Indiana taxpayers. Read more...
Share Your Thoughts at the Annual Public Hearing
June 10, 2015
Do you have concerns or suggestions about how the department writes letters, sends billings, or handles your tax return? If so, now is your chance to provide your feedback. Read more...
Electronic IT-20S Now Available
Feb. 25, 2015
For the first time, Indiana S corporations can electronically file their 2014 annual business tax filings (IT-20S). Read more...
Tax Conference Report Released
Oct. 9, 2014
The department recently took its next step forward in simplifying the Indiana tax code by releasing a report of recommendations made at the Indiana Tax Competitiveness and Simplification Conference. Read More...
Alcohol and Tobacco Taxes Electronic Mandate
Aug. 7, 2014
Beginning this year, more than 1,540 businesses will have to file and pay Indiana alcohol and tobacco taxes electronically. Read more…
New Publications for Special Tax
July 9, 2014
The department created three new newsletters for alcohol, tobacco, and special fuel taxpayers. Read More...
Share Your Thoughts at the Annual Public Hearing
May 15, 2014
You are cordially invited to the Indiana Department of Revenue’s annual public hearing. Read More…
Tax Law Changes – And Ways to Keep Informed
April 28, 2014
The 2014 state legislative session has ended. Here are some highlights of upcoming tax changes. Read More…
- Back to School Credits and Deductions
August 23, 2017
Next to the holidays, back-to-school time can be the most expensive season for many Hoosier families. Luckily, Indiana offers a few education related deductions and credits to put money back in your pocket. Read more...
- Tax Help for Homeschoolers
August 16, 2017
August is back to school time for Hoosier students across the state. Although homeschoolers in Indiana are not required to follow a traditional school calendar, now is a good time to remind homeschool families about the state's homeschool tax deduction. Read more...
- The Indiana State Fair is in Full Swing
August 09, 2017
- What Do Our District Offices Do?
August 02, 2017
- Filing Past Year Tax Returns
July 27, 2017
- Reading Your Tax Bill
July 05, 2017
- Fireworks Public Safety Fee in Indiana
June 21, 2017