For only the second time in its history, the state of Pennsylvania is offering a tax amnesty program to those who owe back taxes beginning April 26, 2010 and ending June 18, 2010. The program was last offered in 1995-1996 and collected more than $92 million. Those eligible for the program are individuals and businesses, including out-of-state businesses who owe Pennsylvania state tax.
Individuals and businesses hoping to take advantage of the state's tax amnesty program should know:
- Which state taxes apply for the program?
- What is the look-back period and what IS a look-back period?
- What are the benefits to taking part in the program?
- What are the other eligibility requirements?