Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger
ND (Jen Raab) – The North Dakota Office of State Tax Commissioner
will be extending office hours until 9 p.m. CDT on Monday, April 17
and Tuesday, April 18. Tax Day is on Tuesday, April 18 this year.
are extending our hours on April 17 and 18 to be more accessible to
taxpayers who may have last-minute filing questions,”
Rauschenberger said. “Our individual income section is staffed with
experts who can help.”
may stop in to the Office of State Tax Commissioner on the 16th floor
of the North Dakota State Capitol Building for assistance with, or to
drop off, their North Dakota individual income taxes. The south door
of the building will be open on April 17 and 18 after 5 p.m.
Taxpayers should note that building security changes were implemented
this year including a security check at the south door.
Dakota Office of State Tax Commissioner office hours leading up to
April 13 – normal business hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
April 14 – closed in observance of the Good Friday holiday
April 17 – extended hours 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
April 18 – extended hours 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
taxpayers are unable to stop in-person, the individual income tax
staff will be available by phone at 701.328.1247.
who are unable to file by the April 18 deadline will need to file an
application for an extension. An extension may be filed with the
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by using Form 4868 Application for
Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax
Return. Extensions that are granted for federal returns are also
recognized for North Dakota returns.
for an extension will give taxpayers up to an additional six months
to file,” Rauschenberger stated. “However, we remind individuals
who owe taxes that they should make a payment by April 18 to avoid
individual income tax deadline is on April 18 this year because April
15 is on a Saturday and Emancipation Day, a federal holiday in
Washington, D.C., is on a Sunday. In turn, April 17 is Emancipation
Day observed and the IRS will be closed.
of April 1, 2017, nearly 340,000 North Dakota individual income tax
returns have been processed.
can stay up-to-date on North Dakota tax-related matters by visiting
the Office of State Tax Commissioner’s website at www.nd.gov/tax
or by connecting on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.