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Frequently Asked Questions about eFiling Maryland Taxes

5 - Can I file electronically if I need to pay?

Yes. Aside from convenience, one advantage of filing electronically when you owe taxes is that you learn exactly how much you owe.

You have several payment options when you file your return electronically. You can pay your balance by using direct debit or you can pay by credit card using American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA. If you file electronically by April 15, you have until April 30 to make your electronic payment.

If you wish to pay by check or money order, the payment is due by April 15. You must also submit Form IND PV with your check or money order payment, if you electronically file a Form 502 or 505.



 
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Electronic Filing FAQs
  q1 - How can I file my Maryland return electronically?
  q2 - If I want to file online, can I use any computer?
  q3 - What are the benefits of electronic filing?
  q4 - How secure is tax data sent electronically?
  q5 - Can I file electronically if I need to pay?
  q6 - Am I eligible to use iFile?
  q7 - Do I have to mail anything to the Comptroller's Office if I file my Maryland return electronically?
  q8 - The online software I have chosen is asking for a subdivision code. What is a subdivision code and where can I find it?
  q9 - How fast can I get my refund?
  q10 - What if I wait until the tax deadline to file electronically?
  q11 - Can I file electronically from my personal computer?
  q12 - Can I go to a professional tax preparer?
  q13 - I filed electronically several days ago and chose to have my refund deposited directly into my bank account, but I still haven't received my refund. What should I do?
  q14 - Can I pay by credit card?
  q15 - Do I need a signature when I file electronically?
  q16 - Can I make partial payments if I owe additional tax?
 
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