An Overview of Arkansas State Personal Income
Tax Extension Forms

- Updated March 24, 2021 - 8.00 AM by Admin, ExpressExtension

Does Arkansas support tax extension for personal income tax returns?

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  • Yes, The state of Arkansas requires individuals to file a Federal Form 4868 rather than requesting a separate state tax extension.
  • State Tax extension Form can be filed only if the federal tax extension Form 4868
    was rejected.

What Form does the state of Arkansas require to apply for an extension?

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Individuals in Arkansas need to file Form AR1055-IT with the state to request a 6-month extension of time to file their personal income tax return with the state.

  • Form AR1055-IT - Request For Extension Of Time For Filing Individual Tax Returns

Note: Make sure to pay any taxes due along with the extension Form to avoid penalties and interest.

When is the deadline to file Form AR1055-IT with the state of Arkansas?

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Arkansas State individual tax extension Form AR1055-IT must be filed on or before the 15th day of 4th month after the tax year ends (April 15 for calendar year filers).

How do I pay my balance due along with the extension Form?

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If you owe Arkansas state taxes, your balance must be paid by the regular due date, or penalties and interest will be charged.

Make a tax payment with your extension using Form AR1000ES, Voucher 5 (Estimated Tax Declaration Voucher) and attach it to Form AR1055.

You can pay tax due online using www.atap.arkansas.gov or mailing your Form.

Mailing Address for filing Extension with the State

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Where do I mail the extension Form AR1055-IT?

Individual Income Tax Section
P.O. Box 8149
Little Rock, AR 72203-8149

Where do I mail the payment Form AR1000ES?

Department of Finance and Administration
Income Tax Section
P.O. Box 9941
Little Rock, AR 72203-9941