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How can I contact the IRS?
I filed electronically, have you received my return?
Can I pay my income taxes online?
Does Alabama allow an adjustment for Firefighter’s Insurance premiums?
What is the Alabama First Time and Second Chance Home Buyer Savings Account?
What taxpayers must file an Alabama Business Privilege Tax return?
How is the federal taxable income for S corporations and limited liability entities determined?
Does Alabama have a carry forward provision for net operating losses?
When are corporations required to pay electronically?
Can an election to file a consolidated return be revoked?
What are the reporting requirements to amend a previously filed return?
What is a QIP (Qualified Investment Partnership)?
Is a separate extension required for Form 20S and Form PTE-C?
1099-NEC Filing
My federal identification number has changed, do I need a new state withholding tax account number?
Is a rollover from an out‐of‐state qualified 529 plan into another qualifying Alabama 529 plan by an individual that files a joint Alabama State income tax return eligible for an Alabama State income tax deduction of up to a $5,000 or $10,000?
Can this fee be paid with my withholding tax return?
Is withholding required on a transaction that qualifies as a Section 1031 exchange under the Internal Revenue Code? What if the transaction is a “deferred” Section 1031 exchange?
If section 7 applies to either my 2018 or 2019 return, should I file an amended return?
How do I change or update my address?
I mailed my return, have you received it?
Can I set up a payment plan?
Does Alabama allow an adjustment to a Health Savings Account (HSA) like the IRS?
What personal exemptions am I entitled to?
What entities are not required to file an Alabama Business Privilege Tax return?
What is a limited liability entity?
Does Alabama have a contribution deduction limit?
Where can I find information pertaining to Small Business Health Premiums?
Can a financial institution elect to file a consolidated Alabama Financial Institution Excise Tax Return?
When is electronic funds transfer (EFT) filing required?
What is the mailing address for Form 65?
What is the mailing address for Form 20S?
Are any employees exempt from withholding tax?
We have a Section 125 Cafeteria Plan available to our employees, does the State of Alabama recognize this exclusion from gross income?
If I roll $7,500 into the Alabama 529 Savings Plan (contributions/basis equals $6,000 and the earnings portion equals $1,500), can I deduct the full $7,500 on my tax return or only the amount I contributed?
Is this fee withheld from the wages of employees?
If an Alabama resident relocates to another state and buys another residence, does his Alabama residence cease to be his principal residence for purposes of Alabama law?
If section 8 applies to either my 2018 or 2019 return, should I file an amended return?
How do I obtain a copy of my return? I don’t see it on My Alabama Taxes
I received a letter stating I needed to verify my return, but I cannot find the link in My Alabama Taxes, what should I do?
Does Alabama offer a payment plan option?
How much is the Alabama standard deduction?
Who qualifies as my dependent?
When is the Alabama Business Privilege Tax return due?
Why did I receive a Business Privilege Tax Delinquent Notice?
Does Alabama have a minimum corporate income tax?
Where can I find more information pertaining to consolidated corporate returns?
Does Alabama have a minimum financial institution excise income tax?
Electronic Payment Options Available
What is the mailing address for Form PTE-C?
When is the composite return due?
Do I need a withholding tax account number?
We have employees who will be receiving severance pay. Is this income taxable to the recipient?
When rolling over an out of state 529 plan to an Alabama qualifying plan, is the roll over into the Alabama qualifying plan (both the contributions and earnings portion) exempt from any current year Alabama income tax?
Are all wages included?
If the seller of the property is an exempt organization, is the sale subject to withholding?
If I am a victim of identity theft, what should I do?
MAT says a return is missing for a tax period, but I was not required to file a return that year, what should I do?
How can I view previous estimate payments I have made?
I am in the military and a legal resident of Alabama, but I do not live in Alabama. Do I have to pay Alabama income tax?
How can I avoid having my federal income tax refund intercepted for payment of my state tax debt?
What address do I use to mail the Alabama Business Privilege Tax return?
What do I need to do in response to the Business Privilege Tax Delinquent Notice?
Does Alabama permit the carry back of a net operating loss?
Who must file a Corporate Income Tax return (Form 20C)?
What is the current tax rate?
Since Credit Unions do not have Federal Taxable Income, what should a credit union report on the Form ET-1 line 1 Federal Taxable Income?
Can a non-resident opt out of the composite filing?.
When is the S corporation return due?
How are OTR (over the road) drivers taxed?
What are the filing requirements when filing on behalf of an employer or withholding agent.
Does Alabama income tax law recapture previously deducted contributions when withdrawing money from my Alabama 529 Savings Plan for non‐qualified reasons?
Will the new fee apply to the wages of employees performing routine maintenance of a commercial or industrial nature at an Alabama jobsite?
If the seller is an insurance company, is the sale subject to withholding?
If I have other questions about my Alabama Individual Income Tax Return, who should I contact?