State Electronic Filing Guide

Contact Information:

Division of Revenue
James Stewart, Coordinator
820 N. French Street
Wilmington, DE - 19801
Phone: 302-577-8170
Fax: 302-577-8206
Tax Refund Inquiries: 302-577-8200 or 866-276-2353
State Guide Details:

Grace Period : 48 hours
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 : Yes
Return Types Accepted Electronically :
Resident : Yes
Part Year Resident : Yes
Non-Resident : Yes
Amended : No
Estimate Payments : No
Extension : Yes for 2016 and later
Additional Return Types :
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 DE-8453 for 3 years
Accepts eSignature : No
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. An individual return cannot be filed electronically with the state if you do not provide this information.
Average Refund Time :
E-filed Return : 5-7 days
Paper Return : 15 days
Application Requirements : Automatically accepts IRS approval
Special Considerations : See DE1345 Handbook for Electronic Filers

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