Monthly Archives: January 2018

Tax Filing Season Officially Begins Today, January 29; OTR Begins Processing Tax Returns

  Today, the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) officially begins accepting and processing electronically filed District individual income tax returns for tax year 2017.  Additionally, today, OTR begins accepting and processing paper returns. However, OTR urges tax payers to … Continue reading

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DC Residents – Here’s What You Need to Know As You Prepare for the 2018 Tax Filing Season

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) reminds taxpayers and tax professionals that a number of changes will take effect for the 2018 tax filing season. Following are highlights of several of the changes: Individual Income tax filing deadline: The … Continue reading

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DC Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) – Do You Qualify?

With the opening of the 2018 tax filing season a week away, the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) reminds District residents of the DC Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). The EITC is a tax benefit for working people who … Continue reading

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Reminder: You Can File and Pay Your Sales and Use Tax Return Without Logging in to MyTax.DC.gov until January 29

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) reminds sales and use filers that December sales payments are due Monday, January 22, and must be remitted via OTR’s portal, MyTax.DC.gov. Until January 29, sales and use filers can file and pay … Continue reading

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2018 Tax Filing Season Readiness: MyTax.DC.gov

With the 2018 tax filing season around the corner, OTR would like to remind taxpayers and practitioners about the self-service options available at MyTax.DC.gov. MyTax.DC.gov is a simple, fast and safe way to access the following services electronically, 24/7: Check Refund … Continue reading

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Income Tax Filing Season Begins on January 29

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) announced that it is following the lead of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and opening the District of Columbia’s tax season on Monday, January 29.  OTR provides the following tips to help residents … Continue reading

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