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Phone:  (501) 371-2605

Fax:  (501) 682-6679

Email:  insurance.accounting@arkansas.gov

PREMIUM TAX INFO 


PREMIUM TAX FILING CHANGES BEGINNING JANUARY 2016:
  • 2015 ANNUAL PREMIUM TAX FILINGS:  THERE HAVE BEEN SOME SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE CHANGES THAT EFFECT THE 2015 PREMIUM TAX FILINGS THAT ARE DUE BY MARCH 1, 2016.  PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ THE INSTRUCTIONS INCLUDED ON EACH FORM BEFORE YOU BEGIN COMPLETING TO ENSURE THAT YOU UNDERSTAND THE NEW REQUIREMENTS.
  • 2016 QUARTERLY PREMIUM TAX FILINGS:  BEGINNING WITH THE 1ST QUARTER PREMIUM TAX FILING THAT IS DUE BY MAY 15, 2016, THE ARKANSAS INSURANCE DEPARTMENT WILL ONLY ACCEPT QUARTERLY TAX FILINGS & PAYMENTS THROUGH THE NAIC OPTins PREMIUM TAX PORTAL PER BULLETIN 19-2015.  ALL FUTURE TAX FILINGS & PAYMENTS WILL BE THROUGH OPTins.

  

  WHEN ARE FILINGS DUE:

      ANNUAL FILINGS:

      DUE BY MARCH 1ST EACH YEAR

 

      QUARTERLY FILINGS:

      1ST QUARTER IS DUE BY MAY 15TH

      2ND QUARTER IS DUE BY AUGUST 15TH

      3RD QUARTER IS DUE BY NOVEMBER 15TH

  

  • ALL FORMS & PAYMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED IN OUR OFFICE ON OR BEFORE THE DUE DATE OR THE FILING WILL BE CONSIDERED LATE.
  • LATE PENALTIES OF $100.00 A DAY FOR EVERY DAY LATE APPLY TO ALL FILINGS.
  • QUARTERLY PAYMENTS MAY BE CALCULATED BY ANY METHOD YOU CHOOSE. TAKING THE ANNUAL PAYMENT DUE AND DIVIDING IT IS THE MOST COMMON METHOD.
  • FORMS MUST BE SENT EVEN IF THERE IS NO MONEY DUE.


ACCESS TO PREMIUM TAX FORMS:

 

CLICK HERE TO FILE 2015 ANNUAL PREMIUM TAX BY CHECK

 

OPTins

OPTins 2016 FILINGS