North Carolina Tax Forms 2016
Printable State D-400 Tax Form and Instructions

Printable North Carolina (NC) state income tax form D-400 must be postmarked by April 18, 2017 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable North Carolina state tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. The North Carolina income tax rate for 2016 is a flat rate of 5.75%. The NC state tax rate can be found inside the D-400 tax form and instructions booklet PDF.

North Carolina income tax forms preparation begins with the completion of your IRS federal income tax forms. Some of the North Carolina state income tax forms require information from your IRS federal income tax return, for example. We have organized the free IRS printable tax forms under the headings 1040EZ, 1040A, 1040, and subsets of 1040. If you have not done so already, please begin with your 1040EZ, 1040A or 1040 using the links above, or on the left side navigation.

2016 North Carolina D-400 Forms and Instructions

D-400 Form
D-400 Form (fillable)
D-400 Instructions

Frequently Required Schedules, Vouchers, Requests:
D-400 Schedule S fillable - North Carolina Supplemental Schedule
D-400TC fillable - Individual Tax Credits
D-400 Schedule AM fillable - Amended Individual Income Tax Return
D-422 - Underpayment of Estimated Tax By Individuals
D-422A - Annualized Income Installment Worksheet
NC-40 - 2017 Individual Estimated Income Tax

List of all printable NC state income tax forms.

Click any North Carolina state income tax form title above to download, view, print, and save as a PDF file. The PDF file format allows you to safely print, prepare, and mail in your state tax forms. The North Carolina Department of Revenue will expect your 2016 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 D-400 instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your state tax forms.

North Carolina State Income Tax Refund Status

To check the status of your D-400 income tax refund online, visit the North Carolina Department of Revenue website and use their Where's My Refund service. North Carolina Department of Revenue states on their website that the average refund issuing time is approximately six weeks from the time the return enters their system. Expect a longer processing time during peak periods. To retrieve the status of your NC income tax refund for 2016 you will need the following information:

  • Social Security Number
  • Refund Amount

The requested information must match what was submitted on your D-400 state income tax forms for the current year. To look up prior year refunds, you will need to contact the North Carolina Department of Revenue service center by phone, email, or mail.

Last updated: January 6, 2017