• Michigan E-file

    e-File - Faster filing - Faster refundThe Internal Revenue Service will open the Individual Income Tax (IIT) 2016 filing season on January 19, 2016. Michigan anticipates retrieving and acknowledging IIT e-file returns on the same day the IRS opens for e-file.

    Beginning January 2016, the Michigan Department of Treasury will begin processing City of Detroit IIT returns. The City of Detroit return may be included as part of the Michigan return.

    E-filing and choosing Direct Deposit is the fastest way to receive your Michigan refund. E-filing is the fastest, easiest, and most efficient way of filing your Michigan tax return and receiving your refund. Benefits of e-file include:

    • Accurate! Instant calculations make sure your return contains no math errors.
    • Fast! E-filed returns are usually processed within 14 business days. Paper returns take longer to process. Please allow 14 days before checking the status of your State e-filed return using the Michigan Department of Treasury's “Check My Income Tax Info” Web site.
    • File now, pay later! Even if you owe tax, you can e-file now and make your payment by April 18, 2016.
    • Saves Michigan taxpayer dollars! E-filed returns cost 83% less to process than paper returns.

    E-file. Good for you. Good for Michigan.