Trenton – The state Treasury Division this month started issuing earnings tax refunds at its particular occasions.
The IRS is warning taxpayers that processing federal tax returns this season might take longer than ordinary, because the company lacks employees and nonetheless has a backlog of returns from final yr. Adjustments involving superior youngster tax credit score funds might additionally result in errors this yr.
However the state’s Division of Taxation and Income started processing tax returns in January, stated state Treasury Division spokeswoman Danielle Curry.
“Federal refund delays do not need a direct influence on state refund processing,” Curry stated. “The Treasury started issuing refunds usually twice every week through the first week of March.”
Filers can verify their refund standing at state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/checkrefundstatus.shtml or by calling 1-800-323-4400 from inside New Jersey and its neighboring states. They’ll want their Social Safety quantity and the quantity of the requested refund listed on their tax return.
Curry stated filers can start checking the standing of their refunds after 4 weeks in the event that they file electronically or after 12 weeks in the event that they mail their returns. Refund standing might not be obtainable for 15 weeks or extra in sure circumstances, reminiscent of paper returns despatched by licensed mail or requiring extra processing.
Michael Simmons is the statehouse bureau chief for New Jersey 101.5. You may contact him at email@example.com
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