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West Virginia
State Personal Income
Tax Extension

West Virginia 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 WV-4868 to request an Extension for Form IT-140 if they don't have an approved federal tax extension.
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An Overview of West Virginia Personal Income
Tax Extension

- Updated April 11, 2023 - 8.00 AM by Admin, ExpressExtension

Does West Virginia support tax extension for personal income
tax returns?

Yes. The state of West Virginia 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 WV-4868.

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

Individuals in West Virginia need to file Form WV-4868 with the state to get a 6-month extension of time to file their personal income tax returns Form IT-140 with the state.

  • Form WV-4868 - 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 WV-4868 with the state of
West Virginia?

West Virginia State individual tax extension Form WV-4868 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 West Virginia 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 IT-140V (Estimated Tax Declaration Voucher) and attach it to Form WV-4868.

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

Mailing Address for filing Extension with
the State?

Where do I mail the extension Form WV-4868?

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West Virginia State Tax Department,
Tax Account Administration Division,
P.O. Box 2585,
Charleston, WV 25329-2585.

Where do I mail the payment
Form IT-140V?

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West Virginia State Tax Department,
Tax Account Administration Division,
P.O. Box 11385,
Charleston, WV 25339-1385.