The steps below will enable you to enter or review information for the Minnesota Property Tax Refund in the State Q&A section of your TaxAct® return:
Once you have completed entering your information, to determine the amount of your Property Tax Refund on your return, click on MN Refund (or Amount Due) in the upper right corner of the screen. In the tax summary box, select Minnesota Return. The state summary will show the state refund or balance due, and then the Property Tax Refund amount.
To e-file your Minnesota Property Tax Return:
Note: When completing the Q&A for the Minnesota Property Tax Credit you will have the option to have the refund directly deposited into your bank account or a paper check mailed to you. This refund does not transfer to your Minnesota Form M1.
Your 2016 Form M1PR should be mailed by, brought to, or electronically filed with the department by August 15, 2017. You will not receive a refund if your return is filed or the postmark date is after August 15, 2018.
If the department receives your properly completed return and all enclosures are correct and complete, you can expect your refund:
If your return is incomplete or necessary information is not enclosed, your refund will be delayed or your return will be sent back to you.
You may receive your refund up to 30 days earlier than the dates listed above if you:
If you prefer, you can call the automated refund tracking line at 651-296-4444 (Metro) or 1-800-657-3676 (Greater Minnesota).