Form A-6 "Alabama Department of Revenue Employer's Monthly Return of Income Tax Withheld" - Alabama

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This is a legal form that was released by the Alabama Department of Revenue - a government authority operating within Alabama. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on March 1, 2019;
  • The latest edition provided by the Alabama Department of Revenue;
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Download Form A-6 "Alabama Department of Revenue Employer's Monthly Return of Income Tax Withheld" - Alabama

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PLEASE NOTE
PAYMENTS OF $750 OR MORE MUST BE FILED AND PAID ELECTRONICALLY.
TO PREPARE, FILE AND PAY THIS RETURN ON-LINE.
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS
DUE DATE – Form A-6, Employer’s Monthly Return of Income Tax Withheld, is due on or before the 15th of the month following the end of the month being
filed. For example, Form A-6 for the month of January is due on or before February 15th.
FIRST RETURN – New employers must apply for a withholding tax account number online at www.myalabamataxes.alabama.gov.
ROUTINE FILING – Blank forms may be used only when personalized coupons cannot be obtained in time to file a return by the due date. Unless filing
or required to file electronically, each employer is furnished personalized coupons with the employer’s name, address, withholding tax account num-
ber, period covered, and due date.
FINAL RETURN – When an employer ceases to withhold Alabama income tax, an “X” should be placed in the space provided in Line 1 of the return.
LINE 1 – If you have discontinued withholding Alabama income tax, and wish for your account to be closed, place an “X” in the blank on this line to indi-
INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARING FORM A-6
cate a final return.
LINE 2 – Enter number of employees from whose wages Alabama income tax has been withheld during this reporting period.
LINE 3 – Enter total Alabama income tax withheld during the month covered by return.
LINE 4 – Disregard Line 4 on Form A-6.
LINE 5 – Use this line to claim credit for an overpayment of Alabama withholding tax for prior periods. If a credit memorandum has not been issued by the
Alabama Department of Revenue, the return on which credit is claimed must be accompanied by documentation to substantiate the overpayment.
LINE 6 – Penalty for late filing of Form A-6 is 10% of the tax due (Line 3) or $50.00, whichever is greater. Penalty for late payment of withholding tax is
10% of the tax due. In cases where both return and payment are delinquent, the two penalties should be added and shown as one figure on
Line 6. Report and payment of tax must be postmarked on or before the due date to avoid delinquent penalty and interest charges.
LINE 7 – Interest is computed at the rate applicable to federal tax deficiencies and is subject to change each quarter. Call the Withholding Tax Section for
the current interest rate.
LINE 8 – Add Lines 3, 6, and 7; subtract Line 5; show balance on Line 8.
LINE 9 – Indicate on Line 9 the amount remitted with the return. If amount remitted is different from amount on Line 8, a detailed explanation of the dif-
ference should accompany the return. Make check or money order for amount on Line 9 payable to Alabama Department of Revenue. Mail re-
turn and check to Individual and Corporate Tax Division, Withholding Tax Section, P.O. Box 327483, Montgomery, AL 36132-7483 (phone
334-242-1300).
Revised 3/19
PLEASE CUT HERE
FORM A-6
ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE EMPLOYER’S MONTHLY RETURN OF INCOME TAX WITHHELD
1. If You Are No Longer Withholding Alabama Income Tax And Wish For Your Account To Be Cancelled, Place An “X” Here . . . . . . . . . . . .
2. Number Of Employees From Whose Wages Alabama Tax Was Withheld. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
3. Alabama Income Tax Withheld This Month . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
XXXXXXXXX
$
XX
4. ***(This Line Not Applicable To Form A-6)*** . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
5. Credit For Overpayment Of Prior Periods (See Instructions). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
6. Delinquent Penalty (Applicable To This Return Only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
7. Interest (Applicable To This Return Only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
RESET FORM
$
8. Total Amount Due With This Return . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
9. Amount Remitted With This Return. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
NAME AND ADDRESS
PERIOD COVERED
DATE DUE
ALA. WITHHOLDING TAX ACCOUNT NO.
______________________________________
________________________________
______________________
SIGNATURE
TITLE
DATE
PLEASE NOTE
PAYMENTS OF $750 OR MORE MUST BE FILED AND PAID ELECTRONICALLY.
TO PREPARE, FILE AND PAY THIS RETURN ON-LINE.
GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS
DUE DATE – Form A-6, Employer’s Monthly Return of Income Tax Withheld, is due on or before the 15th of the month following the end of the month being
filed. For example, Form A-6 for the month of January is due on or before February 15th.
FIRST RETURN – New employers must apply for a withholding tax account number online at www.myalabamataxes.alabama.gov.
ROUTINE FILING – Blank forms may be used only when personalized coupons cannot be obtained in time to file a return by the due date. Unless filing
or required to file electronically, each employer is furnished personalized coupons with the employer’s name, address, withholding tax account num-
ber, period covered, and due date.
FINAL RETURN – When an employer ceases to withhold Alabama income tax, an “X” should be placed in the space provided in Line 1 of the return.
LINE 1 – If you have discontinued withholding Alabama income tax, and wish for your account to be closed, place an “X” in the blank on this line to indi-
INSTRUCTIONS FOR PREPARING FORM A-6
cate a final return.
LINE 2 – Enter number of employees from whose wages Alabama income tax has been withheld during this reporting period.
LINE 3 – Enter total Alabama income tax withheld during the month covered by return.
LINE 4 – Disregard Line 4 on Form A-6.
LINE 5 – Use this line to claim credit for an overpayment of Alabama withholding tax for prior periods. If a credit memorandum has not been issued by the
Alabama Department of Revenue, the return on which credit is claimed must be accompanied by documentation to substantiate the overpayment.
LINE 6 – Penalty for late filing of Form A-6 is 10% of the tax due (Line 3) or $50.00, whichever is greater. Penalty for late payment of withholding tax is
10% of the tax due. In cases where both return and payment are delinquent, the two penalties should be added and shown as one figure on
Line 6. Report and payment of tax must be postmarked on or before the due date to avoid delinquent penalty and interest charges.
LINE 7 – Interest is computed at the rate applicable to federal tax deficiencies and is subject to change each quarter. Call the Withholding Tax Section for
the current interest rate.
LINE 8 – Add Lines 3, 6, and 7; subtract Line 5; show balance on Line 8.
LINE 9 – Indicate on Line 9 the amount remitted with the return. If amount remitted is different from amount on Line 8, a detailed explanation of the dif-
ference should accompany the return. Make check or money order for amount on Line 9 payable to Alabama Department of Revenue. Mail re-
turn and check to Individual and Corporate Tax Division, Withholding Tax Section, P.O. Box 327483, Montgomery, AL 36132-7483 (phone
334-242-1300).
Revised 3/19
PLEASE CUT HERE
FORM A-6
ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE EMPLOYER’S MONTHLY RETURN OF INCOME TAX WITHHELD
1. If You Are No Longer Withholding Alabama Income Tax And Wish For Your Account To Be Cancelled, Place An “X” Here . . . . . . . . . . . .
2. Number Of Employees From Whose Wages Alabama Tax Was Withheld. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
3. Alabama Income Tax Withheld This Month . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
XXXXXXXXX
$
XX
4. ***(This Line Not Applicable To Form A-6)*** . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
5. Credit For Overpayment Of Prior Periods (See Instructions). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
6. Delinquent Penalty (Applicable To This Return Only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
7. Interest (Applicable To This Return Only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
RESET FORM
$
8. Total Amount Due With This Return . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
$
9. Amount Remitted With This Return. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
NAME AND ADDRESS
PERIOD COVERED
DATE DUE
ALA. WITHHOLDING TAX ACCOUNT NO.
______________________________________
________________________________
______________________
SIGNATURE
TITLE
DATE

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