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Frequently Asked Questions about eFiling Maryland Taxes

8 - The online software I have chosen is asking for a subdivision code. What is a subdivision code and where can I find it?

A subdivision code is what is used to direct the distribution of local taxes collected back to the county where you live. The software you are using may have a drop down menu for you to choose your county of residence or city, town or taxing area. If no pull down menu is available, you can find your county abbreviation or subdivision code on this Web site.



 
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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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