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Sep 01, 2015, 17:09 ET

PA Revenue Department Releases August Collections

Pennsylvania collected $1.9 billion in General Fund revenue in August, bringing fiscal-year-to-date collections to $4 billion, Secretary of Revenue...

Aug 03, 2015, 11:44 ET

PA Revenue Department Releases July Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.2 billion in General Fund revenue in July, the first month of the 2015-16 fiscal year, Secretary of Revenue Eileen...

Jul 01, 2015, 16:57 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Collections

 Pennsylvania collected $2.9 billion in General Fund revenue in June, which was $206.7 million, or 6.6 percent, less than the official...

Jun 30, 2015, 16:06 ET

$214 Million in 2014 Property Tax/Rent Rebates to be Distributed Starting July 1 to Older Adults, Residents with Disabilities

Nearly 456,000 older homeowners, renters and people with disabilities across Pennsylvania will be issued rebates totaling $214 million, starting...

Jun 03, 2015, 15:56 ET

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Application Deadline Extended to End of Year

 The Property Tax/Rent Rebate program deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for rebates of rent and property taxes...

Jun 01, 2015, 15:51 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases May 2015 Collections

 Pennsylvania collected $2 billion in General Fund revenue in May, which was $49.8 million, or 2.6 percent, more than anticipated, Acting...

May 01, 2015, 14:41 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases April 2015 Collections

 Pennsylvania collected $4 billion in General Fund revenue in April, which was $201 million, or 5.3 percent, more than anticipated, Acting...

Apr 07, 2015, 10:23 ET

Revenue Department Extends Hours to Help Late-Season Tax Filers, Reminds Taxpayers of Benefits of Electronic Filing

Pennsylvania tax filers in need of late-season tax help will benefit from extended service hours offered by the Department of Revenue's Taxpayer...

Apr 01, 2015, 16:46 ET

Revenue Department Releases March 2015 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $4.3 billion in General Fund revenue in March, which was $9.5 million, or 0.2 percent, less than anticipated, Acting...

Mar 05, 2015, 14:30 ET

Pennsylvania Governor Wolf Reverses Tax Increase on Clean Energy Alternative to Diesel

After thorough consideration of the environmental and economic development benefits derived from use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a vehicle...

Mar 02, 2015, 16:13 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases February 2015 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $1.7 billion in General Fund revenue in January, which was $17.3 million, or 1 percent, more than anticipated, Acting...

Feb 11, 2015, 12:40 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...

Feb 06, 2015, 17:42 ET

Revenue Department Issues Statement on Suspected Identity Theft, Fraudulent Personal Income Tax Refund Claims

As suspected identity theft and fraudulent personal income tax claims in other states gain attention, Acting Secretary of Revenue Eileen McNulty...

Feb 02, 2015, 16:43 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases January 2015 Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.4 billion in General Fund revenue in January, which was $89.7 million, or 3.9 percent, more than anticipated, Acting...

Oct 24, 2014, 11:50 ET

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Income Guidelines Increased to Accommodate Social Security Cost-of-Living Increases

As a result of House Bill 1067, which Governor Corbett signed into law on Oct. 22, income eligibility guidelines for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate...

Sep 08, 2014, 13:26 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Expands Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Eligibility to Include Deceased Claimants Who Lived Part of 2013

 Beginning with claim year 2013, the Department of Revenue will pay property tax and rent rebate claims filed on behalf of claimants who lived...

Aug 01, 2014, 15:38 ET

Pennsylvania Revenue Department Releases July Collections

Pennsylvania collected $2.2 billion in General Fund revenue in July, the first month of the 2014-15 fiscal year, Secretary of Revenue Daniel Meuser...

Jun 27, 2014, 13:04 ET

$223 Million in 2013 Property Tax/Rent Rebates to be Distributed Starting July 1 to Older Adults, Residents with Disabilities

Nearly 473,000 older homeowners, renters and people with disabilities across Pennsylvania will be issued rebates totaling $223 million starting...

Jun 10, 2014, 13:56 ET

Property Tax/Rent Rebate Application Deadline Extended to End of Year

 The deadline for older adults and residents with disabilities to apply for Pennsylvania's Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program has been extended...

Apr 23, 2014, 13:33 ET

Taxpayers Encouraged to Explore "Where's My Refund?" Online

With the April 15 personal income tax deadline behind us and many Pennsylvania taxpayers awaiting refunds, the Revenue Department today reminded...