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FAQ Categories / Tax: Filing

What is the address for mailing my return?

Form 40 No Payment: Alabama Department of Revenue, P O Box 154, Montgomery, AL 36135-0001. Form 40 with Payment: Alabama Department of Revenue, P O Box 2401, Montgomery, AL 36140-0001 Form 40A No Payment: Alabama Department of Revenue, P O Box 327465, Montgomery, AL 36132-7465 Form 40A with Payment: Alabama

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Who must file an Alabama Individual Income Tax Return?

Part year residents whose filing status is “Single” must file if gross income for the year is at least $4,000 while an Alabama resident. Part year residents whose filing status is “Married Filing Separate Return” must file if gross income for the year is at least $5,250 while an Alabama

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I filed electronically, have you received my return?

Please allow 24 to 48 business hours after electronically filing your return before checking on your return or your refund status. If our office shows no record of receiving your tax return after that time, please check your submission for a rejection before you resubmit your return electronically or mailing

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I mailed my return, have you received it?

Please allow 6-8 weeks from the time you mailed your return to begin checking the status of your return or refund status. If our office shows no record of receiving your tax return after that time, you may submit it electronically or mailing another copy to the appropriate address indicated

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Can I apply for an extension to file my return?

If you know you cannot file your return by the due date, you do not need to file for an extension. You will automatically be granted an automatic six-month extension until October 15th to file. NO EXTENSION FORM (PAPER OR ELECTRONIC) IS REQUIRED TO BE FILED. There is no extension

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