An Overview of North Carolina State Personal Income Tax Extension Forms

- Updated April 17, 2021 - 8.00 AM by Admin, ExpressExtension

Does North Carolina support tax extension for personal income tax returns?

  • Yes. The state of North Carolina requires individuals to file a Federal Form 4868 rather than requesting a separate state tax extension.
  • In case the federal tax extension Form 4868 was rejected, then the individuals can file State Tax extension Form D-410.

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


Individuals in North Carolina need to file Form D-410 with the state to get a 6-month extension of time to file their personal income tax returns Form D-400 with the state.

  • Form D-410 - 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 D-410 with the state of North Carolina?


North Carolina State individual tax extension Form D-410 must be filed on or before the 17th day of the 5th month after the tax year ends (May 17 for calendar year filers).

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


If you owe North Carolina state taxes, you must pay your tax due by the regular due date, or you will be charged with penalties and interest.

Make a tax payment with your extension Form D-410.

You can also pay the tax due online using or mailing your Form.

Mailing Address for filing Extension with the State


Where do I mail the extension Form D-410?

N.C. Department of Revenue,
P.O. Box 25000,
Raleigh, NC 27640-0635.