State Electronic Filing Guide

Contact Information:

Arizona Department of Revenue
Alven Brite, e-file Project Manager
Office of Electronic Filing, Room 100
1600 West Monroe St.
Phoenix, AZ - 85007-2650
Phone: 602-716-6912
Fax: 602-716-7983
Tax Refund Inquiries: 602-255-3381 or 800-352-4090
State Guide Details:

Grace Period : 4 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 : A federal return must be filed through UltraTax with, or prior to filing the Arizona return.
Return Types Accepted Electronically :
Resident : Yes
Part Year Resident : Yes
Non-Resident : Yes
Amended : No
Estimate Payments : No
Extension : Yes
Additional Return Types : Property tax credit can be e-filed with a state return
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 : Yes
Signature Requirements : ERO retains Form AZ-8879 for 4 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 : 7-14 days
Paper Return : 11-30 days
Application Requirements : Automatically accepts IRS approval
Special Considerations : Arizona does not accept amended returns for any tax year.

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