April 2, 2020
Extension of Filing Deadline Applies to Trusts/Estates, Partnerships and S Corporations
Due Date for Certain Corporation Returns Also Being Moved
Harrisburg, PA — Governor Tom Wolf recently signed into law Act 10 of 2020, which extends the due date of certain personal income tax returns and payments, as well as waiving certain other income tax dates. The Department of Revenue also announced today it is extending the due date for corporations with tax returns due in May to August 14, 2020.
“These extensions for taxpayers will provide more time for the filing of returns as the Governor urges everyone to stay at home to help prevent the spread of COVID-19,” Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell said. “We are working with the Governor and members of the General Assembly to make sure that Pennsylvanians and business owners in the commonwealth are able to put their health and safety first during this challenging time.”
Act 10 of 2020 specifically provides for the extension of the following tax filing deadlines:
Extends the deadline to July 15, 2020 for declarations of estimated personal income tax.
Extends the deadline to July 15, 2020 for payments of estimated personal income tax.
Extends the deadline to July 15, 2020 for the filing of informational returns related to Pennsylvania S corporations and partnerships (Form PA-20S/PA-65), and estates and trusts (Form PA-41).