State and Local Tax (SALT) attorney Bruce Ely was quoted in the Bloomberg BNA Weekly State Tax Report regarding aligning filing deadlines for partnership and corporate tax returns with the new federal timetable. The new federal deadlines may cause complications for state schedules that do not conform to the modified dates.
“Many of us are surprised at how relatively few states are reported to have legislation pending this session to conform to the new federal filing dates,” Ely said. “There may be more bills out there than we’ve seen so far, but many state DORs believe they can change the filing dates either by regulation or administrative fiat.”
Read the complete article, “States Easing Into Partnership, Corporate Filing Deadlines,” which first appeared in Bloomberg BNA Weekly State Tax Report on March 11, 2016. (login required)