State Electronic Filing Guide

Contact Information:

Vermont Department of Taxes
Tanya Perry, Coordinator
109 State Street
Montpelier, VT - 05609-1401
Phone: 802-828-5707
Fax: 802-828-3754
Tax Refund Inquiries: 866-828-2865 or 802-828-2865
State Guide Details:

Grace Period : 5 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 : Yes for 2016 and later
Additional Return Types : Form HS-122 can be e-filed for calendar year 2016 and later, PR-141 for 2017 and later.
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 8879-VT for 3 years
Accepts eSignature : Yes
Supports PDF attachments : No
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 : Will begin releasing refunds February 6
Paper Return : 6-10 weeks
Application Requirements : Automatically accepts IRS approval
Special Considerations : See Vermont e-File Handbook

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