An Overview of Rhode Island State Personal Income Tax Extension Forms

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

Does Rhode Island support tax extension for personal income tax returns?

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Yes. Rhode Island requires a separate tax extension Form to be filed with the state department apart from the federal tax extension Form 4868.

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

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Individuals in Rhode Island need to file Form RI-4868 to obtain a 6-month extension of time to file their personal income tax return with the state.

  • Form RI-4868 - Request For Extension Of Time For Filing Individual Tax Returns

When is the deadline to file Form RI-4868 with the state of Rhode Island?

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Rhode Island State individual tax extension Form RI-4868 must be filed on or before the 17th day of the 5th month after the tax year ends (May17,2021 for calendar year filers).

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

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

To avoid payment delays and for proper application of payment, you can use Rhode Island Form RI-1040 to submit payments.

  • Pay using Credit Card in Division of Taxation.
  • VISA, American Express, MasterCard, or Discover Card.

To make a payment with the state, use Payment Voucher (Form RI-4868) to make a payment.

To pay electronically, visit State payment options.

Mailing Address for filing Extension with the State?

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Where do I mail the extension Form RI-4868?

Rhode Island
Division of Taxation,
One Capitol Hill,
Providence,
RI 02908-5807.

Where do I mail the extension Form RI-1040?

Rhode Island
Division of Taxation,
One Capitol Hill,
Providence,
RI 02908-5806.