Philadelphia Sets Dates for Amnesty Program

The Philadelphia Department of has set the dates for its tax amnesty program: May 3, 2010 to June 25, 2010. All taxes the city administers will be eligible except for sales and use tax, hotel occupancy tax, general acute care hospital assessment, and high volume Medicaid hospital assessment. Penalties and half of interest due will be waived under the program for taxpayers who pay all past delinquencies. Sales and use tax may be eligible for amnesty through the state’s amnesty program (Philadelphia Tax Amnesty 2010, Philadelphia Department of Revenue, March 9, 2010).

Posted on April 22, 2010