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State Electronic Filing Guide



Contact Information:

Department of Finance and Administration
Caroline Glover, Coordinator
Electronic Filing Unit
P.O. Box 8094
Little Rock, AR - 72203-8094
Website: www.state.ar.us/efile
Email: arefile@dfa.arkansas.gov
Phone: 501-682-7925
Fax: 501-682-7393
Tax Refund Inquiries: 501-682-1100 or 800-882-9275

State Guide Details:
 

Grace Period : 10 days
E-filing Mandate : No
Form for opting out of mandate : n/a
Federal and State E-files Can Be Linked : Yes
State Can Be E-filed Separately : No
Return Types Accepted Electronically :
Resident : Yes
Part Year Resident : Yes
Non-Resident : Yes
Amended : No
Estimate Payments : Yes
Extension : No
Additional Return Types : LLC franchise tax report cannot be e-filed
Accepts Returns With : Refund, Zero Balance, Balance Due
Direct Deposit of Refunds : Yes
Payment of Balance Due by :
Electronic Funds Withdrawal (Direct Debit) : Yes
Credit Card : Yes
Online ePayment : No
Signature Requirements : ERO retains AR-8453 for 3 years
Accepts eSignature : Yes
Supports PDF attachments : Yes
Tax year(s) supported for e-filing : Current tax year and two prior tax years
Drivers License or State ID Required : If your client was issued a driver’s license or state identification card, provide the requested information from it or indicate there is no applicable identification provided. An individual return cannot be filed electronically with the state if you do not provide a response on federal Screen IDAuth.
Average Refund Time :
E-filed Return : 5-10 days
Paper Return : 5 weeks
Application Requirements : Automatically accepts IRS approval
Special Considerations : See AR1345 Handbook for Electronic Filers




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