Mission, Vision and Values

The following is a statement of the Tax Commission’s mission, vision, values, & goals


To promote tax and motor vehicle law compliance.


To provide valuable customer service by making compliance easier, noncompliance harder, and protecting sensitive customer information.


  • Public trust
  • Quality and accuracy
  • Job expertise and knowledge with consistent and dependable application of laws, rules, practices and procedures
  • Integrity, including honesty, trustworthiness, and respect for self and others
  • Clear, meaningful, and concise communication with customers
  • Self-motivated employees and environments that encourage initiative
  • Empowered employees with corresponding accountability.

Agency Goals

Do it Right the First Time

Effectively communicate and build working relationships with all customers

Better Tools for Better Results

Deliver quality products and services

Allow Great People to do Great Work

Create and maintain a work environment where people excel and productivity is enhanced

Make Compliance Easier, Evasion Harder

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!