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State Personal Income Tax Extension

Pennsylvania Requires:

  • The state grants an extension if you already have an approved federal extension rather than requesting an extension using the state extension Form.
  • Alternatively, Individuals can file Form 276 to request an Extension for Form PA-40 if they don't have an approved federal tax extension.
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An Overview of Pennsylvania State Personal Income Tax Extension Forms

- Updated March 30, 2023 - 8.00 AM by Admin, ExpressExtension

Does Pennsylvania support tax extension for personal income
tax returns?

  • Yes. The state of Pennsylvania 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 PA-40.

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

Individuals in Pennsylvania need to file Form 276 with the state to get a 6-month extension of time to file their personal income tax returns PA-40 with the state.

  • Form 276- 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 276 with the state of Pennsylvania?

Pennsylvania State individual tax extension Form 276 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 Pennsylvania 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 using Form PA-40 V (Estimated Tax Declaration Voucher) and attach it to
Form 276.

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 276?

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PO BOX 280504
HARRISBURG PA 17128-0504

Where do I mail the payment
Form IT-560?

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HARRISBURG PA 17129-0001