State Electronic Filing Guide

Contact Information:

State Tax Commission
Auston Holmes, Coordinator
800 Park Blvd., Plaza IV
Boise, ID - 83722-0410
Phone: 208-334-5360
Fax: 208-334-7650
Tax Refund Inquiries: 888-228-5770 or 208-364-7389
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 : Yes
Return Types Accepted Electronically :
Resident : Yes
Part Year Resident : Yes
Non-Resident : Yes
Amended : Yes
Estimate Payments : No
Extension : No
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) : No
Credit Card : Yes
Online ePayment : Yes
Signature Requirements : Act of e-filing is considered to be signature
Accepts eSignature : n/a
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 weeks
Paper Return : 10 to 11 weeks
Application Requirements : Automatically accepts IRS approval
Special Considerations : See Idaho Individual E-File (MeF) Handbook

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