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Aug 01, 2017, 17:39 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases July Collections

Pennsylvania collected $ 2.1 billion in General Fund revenue in July, the first month of the 2017-18 fiscal year, Revenue Secretary Dan Hassell...


Jul 19, 2017, 15:02 ET PA Tax Amnesty Collections Exceed Estimate

The 2017 PA Tax Amnesty Program will provide $114.5 million for the 2016-17 fiscal year budget, exceeding the $100 million net revenue estimate,...


Jul 03, 2017, 15:53 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $3.3 billion in General Fund revenue in June, which was $11.2 million, or 0.3 percent, more than anticipated, Secretary of...


Jun 28, 2017, 11:55 ET 2016 Property Tax/Rent Rebates to be Distributed Starting July 3 to 438,000 Pennsylvanians

The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue announced today more than 438,000 older homeowners, renters, and people with disabilities across...


Jun 18, 2017, 13:30 ET PA Tax Amnesty Ends Monday

Tomorrow is the last day of the PA Tax Amnesty program – which waives all penalties and half of the interest for anyone paying delinquent state...


Jun 15, 2017, 14:22 ET Final Weekend Before PA Tax Amnesty Ends

This is the final weekend for the PA Tax Amnesty program. Individuals and businesses have until midnight, June 19 to pay delinquent taxes...


Jun 13, 2017, 15:10 ET Only Seven Days Left Before PA Tax Amnesty Deadline

Individuals and businesses only have seven days left to take advantage of the PA Tax Amnesty program, which waives all penalties and half...


Jun 01, 2017, 17:03 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases May 2017 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.6 billion in General Fund revenue in May, which was $98.5 million, or 4 percent, more than anticipated, Acting Revenue...


May 30, 2017, 15:08 ET Time Running Out For PA Tax Amnesty

Pennsylvania tax amnesty – which waives all penalties and half of the interest for those who pay their past-due state taxes – is more than halfway...


May 24, 2017, 11:45 ET Wayfair to Begin Collecting Pennsylvania Sales Tax

The Department of Revenue continues to respond to changing consumer-shopping trends by securing an agreement with online retailer Wayfair Inc. to...


May 01, 2017, 16:16 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases April 2017 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $3.4 billion in General Fund revenue in April, which was $537.1 million, or 13.5 percent, less than anticipated,...


Apr 05, 2017, 15:24 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Extends Hours to Help Late-Season Tax Filers, Reminds Taxpayers of Benefits of Electronic Filing

With the end of tax filing season approaching on April 18, the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue is extending service hours for taxpayers to get...


Apr 03, 2017, 17:30 ET PA Revenue Department Releases March 2017 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $4.4 billion in General Fund revenue in March, which was $229.6 million, or 4.9 percent, less than anticipated, Secretary of...


Mar 01, 2017, 16:53 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases February 2017 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $1.9 billion in General Fund revenue in February, which was $32.9 million, or 1.7 percent, less than anticipated, Secretary...


Mar 01, 2017, 13:21 ET W-2 Phishing Scam Expands to Schools and Other Employers

The Pennsylvania Department of Revenue and the Internal Revenue Service are warning all employers about an email phishing scam that is expanding...


Feb 01, 2017, 15:30 ET PA Revenue Department Releases January 2017 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.6 billion in General Fund revenue in January, which was $49.8 million, or 1.8 percent, less than anticipated, Secretary...


Jan 25, 2017, 11:30 ET Pennsylvania Department of Revenue Opens Personal Income Tax Filing Season for Tax Year 2016

With filing season now open, Pennsylvania residents can explore a number of electronic filing options to file their personal income tax returns for...


Jan 23, 2017, 09:07 ET Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Applications Now Available

Application forms for the Department of Revenue's Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are now available for eligible residents to begin claiming...


Jan 04, 2017, 13:00 ET CORRECTION: Lehigh Valley Revenue District Office Moves to Allentown

The Department of Revenue's Lehigh Valley district office is relocating to Allentown effective January 4, 2017. The new office address is 555 Union...


Jan 04, 2017, 11:11 ET Lehigh Valley Revenue District Office Moves to Allentown, Pennsylvania

The Department of Revenue's Lehigh Valley district office is relocating to Allentown effective January 4, 2017. The new office address is 555 Union...


Jan 03, 2017, 15:59 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases December 2016 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.6 billion in General Fund revenue in December, which was $105.2 million, or 3.9 percent, less than anticipated, Secretary...


Dec 15, 2016, 14:00 ET Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate Claim Deadline is Dec. 31

Older adults and people with disabilities have until December 31 to apply for rebates on property tax or rent paid in 2015 from Pennsylvania's...


Dec 01, 2016, 16:45 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases November 2016 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2 billion in General Fund revenue in November, which was $79.5 million, or 3.8 percent, less than anticipated, Secretary of...


Nov 21, 2016, 13:48 ET Holiday Visits are Ideal Time to Discuss the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program as the Deadline Approaches

Holiday season visits provide a great opportunity to remind older family members and friends about the Property Tax/Rent Program, one of the...


Nov 01, 2016, 16:34 ET Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases October 2016 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.2 billion in General Fund revenue in October, which was $36.1 million, or 1.6 percent, more than anticipated, Secretary...