Pennsylvania Tax Forms 2016
Printable State PA-40 Tax Form and Instructions

Printable Pennsylvania (PA) state income tax form PA-40 must be postmarked by April 18, 2017 in order to avoid penalties and late fees. Printable Pennsylvania state tax forms for the current tax year will be based on income earned between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2016. The Pennsylvania income tax rate for 2016 is a flat 3.07%. The PA state tax rate is displayed on tax form PA-40 and also inside the PA-40 instructions booklet.

Pennsylvania income tax forms preparation begins with the completion of your IRS federal income tax forms. Some of the Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania PA-40 Forms and Instructions

PA-40 Form
PA-40 Instructions
School Codes
Use Tax

Frequently Required Schedules:
Schedule 19 - Sale of a Principal Residence
Schedule A - Interest Income
Schedule B - Dividend Income
Schedule C - Profit or Loss From Business or Profession
Schedule D - Sale, Exchange or Disposition of Property
Schedule E - Rents and Royalty Income
Schedule G-L - Resident Credit for Taxes Paid
Schedule J - Income from Estates or Trusts
Schedule T - Gambling and Lottery Winnings
Schedule NRH - Compensation Apportionment
Schedule O - Other Deductions
Schedule OC - Other Credits
Schedule SP - Special Tax Forgiveness
Schedule UE - Allowable Employee Business Expenses
Schedule W - Employment Incentive Payments Credit
Schedule X - Amended Personal Income Tax Schedule

Requests, Applications, Other:
DEX 93 - Fax Cover Sheet
PA-V - Payment Voucher
REV-276 - Application for Extension of Time to File

List of all printable PA state income tax forms.

Click any Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania 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 PA-40 Instructions booklet for updates regarding the printing of your state tax forms.

Pennsylvania State Income Tax Refund Status

To check the status of your PA-40 income tax refund online, visit the Pennsylvania Revenue e-Services Center and use their where's my refund service. Pennsylvania Revenue e-Services Center asks that you wait at least eight weeks before using this tool. To retrieve the status of your PA income tax refund for 2016 you will need the following information:

  • Social Security Number
  • Amount of your refund

The requested information must match what was submitted on your PA-40 state income tax forms for the current year. To look up a refund for a prior tax year you will need to contact the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue customer service center through the online form provided.

Last updated: January 23, 2017