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State of California Franchise Tax Board

Filing Year Information

On January 1, 2016, the current filing year will be the 2015 tax year.

Tax return file date example

If you file a 2015 personal income tax return, the due date to file is April 15, 2016, with an automatic extension to file it on October 15, 2016.

Tax return payment dates

For tax payment dates, see the Important due dates page.

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