State Income

Filing Deadlines

The filing deadline for Virginia State Income Tax Returns is May 1.

Purpose

The State Income Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue is responsible for reviewing and processing state tax returns for Spotsylvania County residents. The office staff reviews each tax return, checking for errors, omitted information and to verify that the correct filing status is used. 

If an error is discovered, the taxpayer is notified and given the opportunity to correct the return. Through online access to the Department of Taxation Information System, the staff can inquire on the status of a refund and offer assistance in reviewing adjustments and correspondence from the Department of Taxation.

Services

The Commissioner's State Income Office offers the following services to citizens:

  • Free Preparation of your individual Virginia State Tax return - If you bring a completed copy of your federal return and your W-2 forms to the office, our staff will assist you in completing your Virginia return. There is no charge for this service and no appointment is necessary.
  • Taxpayer assistance - Our staff is trained in the most recent tax legislation and will provide information and answer any questions you may have.

Estimated Tax Information

State Income is also responsible for handling estimated tax payments. Form 760ES Voucher 1 should be sent to the Commissioner by May 1. For more information visit Estimate Tax Payments.

The first estimated tax payment for Virginia Income Tax is due May 1. Please mail the estimated payment to the Commissioner of the Revenue, P.O. Box 175, Spotsylvania, VA 22553. The remaining payments should be mailed to the Treasurer of Spotsylvania County, P.O. Box 65, Spotsylvania, VA 22553. All checks should be made payable to "Treasurer, Spotsylvania County".

State Income - Tax Year 2018

Accessing any of the links under State Income will redirect you to the Department of Taxation and the Internal Revenue Service websites. Some forms are available for downloading and/or online filing.

Virginia Department of Taxation Links

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Links