Kentucky Tax Forms 2018
Printable State KY 740 Form and KY 740 Instructions

Kentucky 2018 KY 740 Form and Instructions
Free printable 2018 KY 740 Form and 2018 KY 740 Instructions booklet in PDF format to print, prepare, and mail your 2019 Kentucky state income tax return.

Printable Kentucky (KY) state income tax form KY Form 740 must be postmarked by April 15, 2019 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable Kentucky state tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. The Kentucky income tax rate for 2018 is a flat tax of 5%. The Kentucky state income tax table can be found inside the KY Form 740 Instructions packet.

Preparation of your Kentucky income tax forms begins with the completion of your federal income tax forms. Some of the Kentucky state income tax forms require information from your federal income tax return, for example. If you have not done so already, please begin with your federal 1040 using the links above or on the left side navigation. Remember that federal tax forms 1040EZ and 1040A have been discontinued for the 2018 - 2019 filing season.

If you are having trouble with the individual Kentucky tax form links, open the Packet for KY Form 740 or KY Form 740-NP. The packets contain the most commonly filed 2018 Kentucky income tax forms. Print only the forms and pages you need and save the complete packet file for future reference.

2018 Kentucky 740 Form and Instructions

File Kentucky Form 740 if you were a resident for all of 2018.

Form 740
Form 740 Instructions (Packet)

File Kentucky Form 740-NP if you were a part year resident, or, were a nonresident and had income from Kentucky sources.

Form 740-NP
Form 740-NP-R
Schedule A
Form 740-NP Instructions (Packet)

Frequently Required KY Tax Forms, Schedules, Instructions:
Consumer Use Tax Return
Form 740-ES - 2019 Kentucky Estimated Tax Vouchers
Form 740-ES Instructions - 2019 Kentucky Estimated Tax Vouchers
Form 740-EXT - Application for Extension of Time To File
Form 740-V - Kentucky Electronic Payment Voucher
Schedule A - Kentucky Itemized Deductions
Schedule ITC - Kentucky Individual Tax Credit
Schedule J - Kentucky Farm Income Averaging
Schedule K W-2 - Kentucky Income Tax Withheld
Schedule KNOL - Kentucky Net Operating Loss Schedule
Schedule M - Kentucky Federal AGI Modifications
Schedule P - Kentucky Pension Income Exclusion
2210-K - Underpayment of Estimated Tax by Individuals
4972-K - Kentucky Tax on Lump-Sum Distributions
8582-K - Kentucky Passive Activity Loss Limitations
8863-K - Kentucky Education Tuition Tax Credit

List of all printable KY state income tax forms.

Click any Kentucky state income tax form title above to download, view, print, and save the PDF file. The PDF file format allows you to safely print, prepare, and mail in your 2018 Kentucky state tax forms.

The Kentucky Department of Revenue will expect your 2018 income tax forms to be printed on high quality printers. Today's laser, bubble-jet, or ink-jet printers are generally acceptable. Color printing is not required, however, we recommend that you read the first few pages of the Kentucky KY 740 instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your 2018 Kentucky state tax forms.

Kentucky State Income Tax Refund Status

To check your 2018 KY Form 740 or 2018 KY Form 740-NP income tax refund status online, visit the Kentucky Department of Revenue website and use their Where's My Refund service. Kentucky Department of Revenue states that you could receive your state income tax refund in as few as seven business days if you e-file compared to 8 to 12 weeks if filing a paper Kentucky income tax return.

To check the status of your Kentucky income tax refund for 2018 you will need the following information:

  • Social Security Number
  • Amount of refund requested

The requested information must match what was submitted on your KY Form 740-NP or KY Form 740 state income tax return for the current year. The Kentucky Department of Revenue refund lookup service can not be used to query prior income tax years. Contact the Kentucky Department of Revenue service center by phone or mail if you are having trouble using the service or need to discuss the status of a prior year or amended Kentucky income tax return.

To contact the Kentucky Department of Revenue service center by phone or email, use the check your refund status link above. Alternatively, view or print the 2018 Kentucky 740 instructions to obtain the proper phone number and mailing address.

Last updated: April 6, 2019