Vermont State Taxes

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The Vermont Department of Taxes is responsible for administering and collecting state taxes, as well as assisting taxpayers and overseeing local property tax assessment practices.

Individual income tax in Vermont is imposed at the following rates/brackets:

  • 3.55% on taxable income of $33,950 or less
  • 7% on taxable income between $33,951 and $82,250
  • 8.25% on taxable income between $82,251 and $171,550
  • 8.9% on taxable income between $171,551 and $372,950
  • 9.4% on taxable income of $372,951 or more

The sales/use tax has a rate of 6%.

The corporate income tax is imposed at the following rates (with a minimum tax of $250):

  • 6% on taxable income of $10,000 or less
  • 7% on taxable income between $10,001 and $25,000
  • 8.5% on taxable income of $25,001 or more

Property taxes are enforced on the municipal level by local governments. Real property (i.e. real estate) is classified as “homestead” or “non-residential” for tax purposes. Property values are appraised by local assessing officials and tax rates are set by municipalities.

Vermont State Tax Forms

Form IN-111 (Individual Income Tax Return)
Form IN-116 (Individual Income Tax Payment Voucher)
Form IN-114 (Individual Income Estimated Tax Payment Vouchers)
Form IN-151 (Application for Extension of Time to File VT Individual Income Tax Return)
Form IN-152 (Underpayment of Estimated Individual Income Tax)
Form HS-122 (Homestead Declaration and Property Tax Adjustment)
Form CO-411 (Corporate Income Tax Return)

Vermont State Tax Resources

Vermont Department of Taxes, Agency of Administration: www.state.vt.us/tax

Find Vermont state tax forms: www.state.vt.us/tax/forms

VT Department of Taxes “E-Services” center: www.state.vt.us/tax/eservices

VT Pay (pay your taxes online): secure.vermont.gov/vtpay

VT BizFile (file business taxes online): secure.vermont.gov/bizfile

Check the status of your Vermont state tax refund: secure.vermont.gov/TAX/refund

Vermont Tax Calendar: www.state.vt.us/tax/2010importantdates

Contact the VT Department of Taxes: www.state.vt.us/tax/contact