Monthly Archives: February 2018

OTR Reminds District Taxpayers of its Tax Return Verification Process to Combat Identity Theft Fraud

Tax refund fraud has reached epidemic levels across the nation. For many years, the Office of Tax and Revenue’s (OTR) Compliance Administration has implemented efforts to safeguard, as well as protect the identity and tax dollars of the District’s taxpayers … Continue reading

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File Your DC Income Tax Return Using DCfreefile Fillable Forms

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) continues to offer District residents the ability to prepare their individual income tax returns online by using the DCfreefile fillable forms.  These forms are online versions of the District’s D-40/D-40EZ resident return and … Continue reading

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Free File Your DC Income Tax Return

 The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) continues its partnership with the Free File Alliance to offer taxpayers more options to e-file their individual income tax returns at no cost.  For District taxpayers who made $66,000 or less in 2017, … Continue reading

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Save the Date: OTR’s Twitter Tax Chat with DC Tax Commissioner Keith J. Richardson on February 22

The individual income tax filing season is underway and the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) would like to hear from you! Join DC Tax Commissioner Keith J. Richardson for OTR’s Twitter Tax Chat on Thursday, February 22 from 3:00 … Continue reading

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Tax Fraud Protection Measures Could Result in Longer Processing Times for Some Tax Returns

The Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR) continues to enhance its security measures for the income tax filing season to safeguard District tax dollars and combat identity theft, as well as tax refund fraud. The implementation of these security measures … Continue reading

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MyTax.DC.gov: Your Resource This Tax Filing Season

The tax filing season is underway, and the Office of Tax and Revenue’s (OTR) tax portal, MyTax.DC.gov, allows taxpayers to be more self-sufficient online. Key features of the portal include: Check Refund Status Taxpayers can check the status of their refund by … Continue reading

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