Vermont Taxes

Here is an account of the tax structure of the state of Vermont and how the people of Vermont pay their taxes.

Vermont Tax Help

Individual Income Tax:
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Corporate Income Tax:
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Property Tax Assistance:
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Vermont Income Tax

  • There are five income tax brackets in use for paying income tax in the state of Vermont.
  • There are separate categories for single and married taxpayers.
  • The rates of income tax range from 3.6% to 9.5% but the amount taxed varies from single to married taxpayers for a given tax rate.
  • In Vermont, income tax returns should be filed on or before the 15th of April each year. If the 15th falls on a weekend or on a public holiday, then the next business day is considered as the last date.

Vermont Sales Tax

  • The general rate for sales tax in Vermont is 6%.
  • The categories of sales which come under the purview of sales tax in Vermont are sale of tangible personal property, some utility charges, fabrication charges, amusement charges and some service contracts.
  • With effect from 1 January 2007, the local tax was applied at the point of delivery as against the place of origin of the sale.
  • A use tax is also levied on a buyer which is taxed at the same rate as sales tax.

Vermont Property Tax

  • The proceeds from property tax are used to support municipal services and education in the state of Vermont.
  • Different rates are set in different school districts. These tax rates are appraised on a regular basis to ensure that the tax expenditure per property is more or less equal in all school districts.
  • Two tax actions can be done by taxpayers in Vermont simultaneously, that is declaration of Vermont Homestead and Property Tax adjustment claim. They can do this by filing Form HS-22.
  • A property tax calculator in Excel format can also be downloaded determination of a taxpayer’s property tax liability.
  • Further information on taxes in Vermont can be obtained from the Vermont Department of Taxes or by visiting their official website.

Vermont Estate and Inheritance Taxes

  • There is no inheritance tax in the state of Vermont.
  • Following the decoupling of estate tax from the federal estate tax, today Vermont collects its own estate tax.
  • In Vermont, taxpayers filing homestead declarations can include a part or all of their state income tax refund for payment of their property tax bill. An extra 1% will be added by the state to the refund which will be credited to the taxpayer’s property taxes.

Prior Year "IN-111" Vermont Individual Income Tax Forms

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Where to Mail FEDERAL IRS Tax Forms within Vermont:

IRS Form If you ARE NOT enclosing a payment, use this address: If you ARE enclosing payment, use this address:
1040: Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service
Kansas City, MO  64999-0002
Internal Revenue Service
P.O. Box 37008
Hartford, CT 06176-0008
1040A: Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service
Kansas City, MO 64999-0015
Internal Revenue Service
P.O. Box 37008
Hartford, CT 06176-0008
1040EZ: Department of the Treasury
Internal Revenue Service
Kansas City, MO 64999-0014
Internal Revenue Service
P.O. Box 37008
Hartford, CT 06176-0008