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Frequently Asked Questions about eFiling Maryland Taxes

12 - Can I go to a professional tax preparer?

Yes! There are hundreds of commercial tax preparers who are approved by the IRS and the Maryland Comptroller's Office to file your federal and Maryland tax returns electronically. Look for the e-file logo - and just ask! Find a qualified preparer near you or contact us at

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Electronic Filing FAQs
  q16 - Can I make partial payments if I owe additional tax?
  q11 - Can I file electronically from my personal computer?
  q14 - Can I pay by credit card?
  q7 - Do I have to mail anything to the Comptroller's Office if I file my Maryland return electronically?
  q4 - How secure is tax data sent electronically?
  q2 - If I want to file online, can I use any computer?
  q15 - Do I need a signature when I file electronically?
  q9 - How fast can I get my refund?
  q10 - What if I wait until the tax deadline to file electronically?
  q13 - I filed electronically several days ago and chose to have my refund deposited directly into my bank account, but I still haven't received my refund. What should I do?
  q3 - What are the benefits of electronic filing?
  q8 - The online software I have chosen is asking for a subdivision code. What is a subdivision code and where can I find it?
  q5 - Can I file electronically if I need to pay?
  q12 - Can I go to a professional tax preparer?
  q6 - Am I eligible to use iFile?
  q1 - How can I file my Maryland return electronically?
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