City of Detroit Income Tax e-File

Available for 2015 Tax Year and Forward

E-file is a safe, fast, and easy way to file your tax return.  This filing option is now available for City of Detroit Individual Income Tax Returns.  Electronic payments are not available at this time.

E-File with Commercial Tax Software – Do it yourself.  Buy tax preparation software either over-the-counter or online, and prepare your own return.

E-File through a Paid Tax Preparer – Find a tax professional you trust to prepare and e-file your return.  Most tax preparers use e-file and many are required to do so.

Where's My Refund – E-Service is the quickest way to check the status of your refund.  Please allow 14 days before checking the status of your e-filed return.

Tax Due Returns – Payment must be submitted by mail, on or before April 18, 2016, to avoid any penalty and interest for any e-filed return resulting in a tax due. 

Mail a completed form 5122 City Income Tax E-File payment voucher , with payment to:

Michigan Department of Treasury
P.O. Box 30738
Lansing, MI 48909

E-file Questions – Have a question regarding Michigan’s e-file program.  Visit the CITA Frequently Asked Questions Page

e-File for FREE                 e-File for a FEE