Extensions for the COVID – 19 Pandemic

In consultation with Governor Tate Reeves and our legislative leadership, The Mississippi Department of  Revenue is providing relief to individual and business taxpayers due to the COVID‐19 pandemic. 

The deadline to file and pay the 2019 individual income tax and corporate income tax is extended until  May 15, 2020.  The first quarter 2020 estimated tax payment is also extended until May 15, 2020.  Penalty  and interest will not accrue on the extension period through May 15, 2020.   
Withholding tax payments for the month of April are extended until May 15, 2020. 
The extension does not apply to Sales Tax, Use Tax, or any other tax types.  These returns should be filed  and paid on  the normal  due date. 


Article Date:   3/23/2020    |   Expiration Date:   3/23/2030

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