Modernized Electronic Filing – MeF

General Information

Individual, Fiduciary, Partnership and Corporate Income Tax Returns

If you are looking for online income tax filing, please go to tap.utah.gov. The following information is for the MeF program, not online income tax filing with Taxpayer Access Point (TAP).

MeF provides electronic filing and payment options for the following tax returns:

  • TC-40 Utah Individual Income Tax Return
  • TC-41 Utah Fiduciary Income Tax Return
  • TC-65 Utah Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership/Limited Liability Company Return
  • TC-20 Utah Corporation Franchise and Income Tax Return
  • TC-20S Utah S Corporation Return

Contact your tax software provider or accounting service to see if they support this program.

Filing Season Start Dates

  • Business tax returns: January 11, 2022
  • Individual tax returns: January 24, 2022

Authorized Software Providers

Information for Software Developers

Utah allows a 20-calendar day perfection period to correct errors in a return filed through MeF that has been rejected. It is not an extension of time to file.

Acceptance Testing

Acceptance Testing is closed for tax year 2021.

For questions about this program contact mef@utah.gov.

Please note . . .

TAP Scheduled Upgrade

Taxpayer Access Point (TAP) will be upgraded Friday, December 11 at 5:00pm through Monday, December 14 at 7:00am. TAP will be unavailable during this time.

Please note . . .

TC-69 Form Usually Requires Additional Schedules

When submitting a TC-69 paper form, you MUST also include the appropriate schedule(s). If you do not include the correct schedule(s), your business registration will be delayed.

Note: To save time and ensure all needed schedules are included, you can apply for a tax account online.

Please note . . .

Sales tax filing is changing

All Utah sales and use tax returns and other sales-related tax returns must be filed electronically, beginning with returns due Nov. 2, 2020. File electronically using Taxpayer Access Point at tap.utah.gov.

This includes:

  • Third quarter, July-Sept 2020 (quarterly filers)
  • September 2020 (monthly filers)
  • Jan – Dec 2020 (annual filers)
  • All related schedules

You can continue to the PDF form below, or go to TAP to register and begin filing electronically now—no need to wait until the deadline!