Tennessee State Franchise and Excise Tax Due Date Extended to July 15

March 24, 2020

Governor Lee announced that Tennessee will be extending the due date for state franchise and excise taxes from April 15 to July 15, 2020. Taxpayers will have until July 15 to file returns and make any payments (including quarterly estimated payments) originally due on April 15, 2020.

In addition, interest and late filing penalties will not be applied to returns filed and payments made on or before July 15, 2020.

The Oct. 15, 2020 six-month extension date for the calendar year 2019 return remains unchanged.

For more information, visit www.tn.gov/revenue and click on Revenue Help to search for answers or to submit an information request to an agent.