Business Privilege/Mercantile Tax Filing Deadlines Extended to July 15

Many local taxing authorities have extended their deadline to file the business privilege/mercantile tax annual return and final reconciliation to July 15, 2020 to match the new Federal Form 1040 deadline. Most annual filings or year-end reconciliations for this tax must be supported by federal tax documentation.

While there will be no extension of the 2020 1st quarter filing deadline, the following taxing authorities announced either an annual return or final reconciliation extension to July 15, 2020.

New July 15 Annual Filing Date

Taxing Authority

Coal Township

Etna Borough

McKeesport Area SD (Versailles portion) Mercantile Tax

Millvale Borough

Paxtang Borough

Municipality of Penn Hills

Penn Hills School District

Shamokin City

Somerset Area School District

Washington SD (East Washington portion) BP Tax

Donora Borough BP Tax

Dravosburg Borough

Forks Township

McKeesport Area SD (Versailles portion) BP Tax

White Oak Borough

Edgeworth Borough

City of Reading

Reading School District

Original Date

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 30, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

June 1, 2020

June 15, 2020

June 15, 2020

New July 15 Final Reconciliation Date

Taxing Authority

East Allegheny SD

East McKeesport Borough

Hempfield Township

North Versailles Township

Wall Borough

Original Date

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020

April 15, 2020