What to Expect When Filing Taxes This Year

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  • The NCDOR began accepting 2022 Individual Income tax returns on Thursday, February 2.
  • The NCDOR began issuing 2022 individual income tax refunds on March 10. The latest information about refunds can be found on our refund page
  • The NCDOR officially began accepting 2022 income tax returns for Corporate Income and Franchise as well as Partnership Income on Friday, February. 10. Estates and Trusts Income tax returns were accepted beginning January. 27. Read our latest press release for more information. 


Due Date: Income tax returns for calendar year filers are due April 15, 2023 but are considered timely filed if electronically filed or postmarked on or before Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

The latest information about refunds can be found on our refund page



NCDOR encourages taxpayers to use electronic filing rather than paper filing. E-filing ensures a faster refund and is the most secure way to file. Paper returns will not be processed earlier than electronic returns. 

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