Individual Income Tax
Forms and Instructions
Full-Year Residents Only
Governor Mike Beebe
Free File Alliance
Want to file your return for free?
Did you make $54,000 or less?
Are you eligible for the Federal Earned
Income Tax Credit?
Are you a member of the military?
As a member of the “Free File Alliance,” the State
of Arkansas is able to offer certain taxpayers the
opportunity to electronically file their return with
no fee. If you meet certain criteria you may be
eligible for this program. Go to our website for
For tax year 2008 the Low Income Tax Table ful-
ly exempts from Arkansas tax those with income
below the federal poverty level. Additional tax
relief is provided for taxpayers earning less than
133% of the federal poverty level income. The
new tax tables are indexed for inflation for auto-
matic adjustments in future years.
The tax brackets are also indexed for inflation.
The highest tax rate on net income now begins
at $31,700 (increased from $31,000 in 2007).
For your questions/comments:
Manager, Individual Income Tax
P. O. Box 3628
Little Rock, AR 72203
Using e-file will allow you to:
Join the 762,700 who e-filed last year.
Get a confirmation # proving you filed.
Receive a refund in less than 10 days.
Choose direct deposit option for faster
refund and additional security.
File your return free of math errors.
Other E-Services available for all
On-line refund inquiry 24/7 to avoid
time consuming phone calls
Pay tax by credit card
See page 4 of the booklet for details
QUICK AND EASY ACCESS TO TAX HELP AND FORMS
AUTOMATED REFUND INQUIRY (501) 682-0200 OR (800) 438-1992
You can access the Department of Finance and Administration’s
Check the status of your refund
Download current and prior year forms and
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