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Today, April 18, is the deadline for filing state income taxes. The Montana Department of Revenue thanks taxpayers for filing on time and offers these tax reminders.

The Montana Department of Revenue is offering expanded hours at its call center to assist taxpayers during the days before the April 18 deadline for filing income tax returns.

The Montana Department of Revenue is joining the Internal Revenue Service alerting businesses to a phishing email scheme that targets payroll and human resources professionals. The scheme involves an email that purports to be from company executives and requests personal information on employees.

Friday, March 18, 2016/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax, Identity Theft, Phishing, Scams

The Montana Department of Revenue has processed 244,483 individual income tax returns so far for the 2015 tax year including both electronic and paper returns, and has issued 204,396 refunds averaging $403.

As income tax return filing opens this week, the Montana Department of Revenue reminds taxpayers about the advantages of filing electronically and about changes to refund timelines and tax forms. You can receive your tax refund sooner if you file your taxes electronically. Because of the nationwide increase in identity theft and filing of fraudulent returns, the department is taking more time to review returns to make sure they are valid. This means that it will take longer to receive your refund than in previous years.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax, Online Services, Tax Refunds, Identity Theft, Tax Help

The Montana Department of Revenue supports the Internal Revenue Service and other states and associations in appealing to the public to take online security precautions. Several agencies launched the public awareness campaign “Taxes, security, together” at news conference Thursday morning in Washington, D.C.

Thursday, November 19, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax

The Montana Department of Revenue encourages Montana property owners whose homes or forestlands are damaged or destroyed during wildfire season to apply for property tax relief. Income tax relief may also be available.

Monday, August 24, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Property Tax, Property Appraisal, Income Tax, wildfires, fires

April 15 is the deadline for filing state income taxes. The Montana Department of Revenue thanks taxpayers for filing on time and offers these tax reminders.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax

The Montana Department of Revenue is offering expanded hours at its call center to assist taxpayers during the days before the April 15 deadline for filing income tax returns.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax

The Montana Tax Appeal Board issued its final ruling in favor of the Department of Revenue regarding the department’s determination that Tim Blixseth, founder of Big Sky’s exclusive luxury development the Yellowstone Club, failed to report all required income on his tax returns from 2002 to 2006.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax
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