South Carolina is one of 41 states that collect a state income tax. If you are a full time, part-time or nonresident of South Carolina and filed a federal tax return, you must also file an individual tax return with the state of South Carolina.
|State Income Tax Forms||Pertains To||Use These Forms If..|
|Individual Income Tax Return||Individual Income Earners||You earned any income in South Carolina as a full-time, part-time or nonresident.|
|W-4 Withholding Allowance||Employers, Employees||You need to file or adjust a South Carolina withholding tax status.|
|Extension to File Requests||Individual Income Earners||You need an extension to file your state income taxes.|
|Estimated Income Tax Forms||Self-employed Individuals, Independent Contractors||You are required to pay monthly or quarterly estimated income taxes.|
|All State Income Tax Forms||Income Earners||You need to find any state income tax form applicable to South Carolina.|
South Carolina doesn’t collect property taxes at the state level. Property taxes are instead collected at the local level, by cities, counties and school districts. Homestead exemptions are not automatic in South Carolina; you must file an application to receive the property tax discount with your county.
|Property Tax Forms||Pertains To||Use These Forms If..|
|Homestead Exemption||Homeowners||No form to file. Exemption is automatic and amounts vary by county.|
|Property Tax Exemption Forms||Home, Land, Property Owners||You qualify for any number of property tax exemptions in South Carolina. Must file locally.|
|All Property Tax Forms||Home, Land, Property Owners||You own any property in South Carolina, including a home, land or commercial real estate.|
South Carolina is one of 25 states that has a Vehicle Property Tax, which is filed locally. All South Carolina specific tax forms, specialty forms and motor vehicle forms provided below.
|All Other Forms||Pertains To||Use These Forms If..|
|Vehicle Property Tax||Owner of a Motor Vehicle||You own a motor vehicle. Vehicle property tax is filed locally.|
|Motor Vehicle Tax Forms||Buyer, Seller in Vehicle Transactions||You bought, sold or need to register a motor vehicle in South Carolina.|
|All South Carolina Tax Forms||Any Tax Filer||You need to find any tax form applicable to South Carolina.|
South Carolina offers installment agreements for help paying tax bills, income tax credits and official resources for understanding and filing local property tax forms. The main South Carolina tax form and instruction portal is also provided.
|SC Filing Resources||Pertains To||Use This Resource If..|
|Installment Payment Agreement||Filers Unable to Pay Tax Bill in Full||You can’t pay your tax bill in full but wish to make monthly payments instead.|
|Income Tax Credits||Potentially Any Tax Filer||You want to see what income tax credits South Carolina has to offer and if you qualify.|
|Property Tax Relief Credit||Qualifying Homeowners||You want to see if you qualify for a property tax relief credit.|
|Property Tax Assistance||Home, Land, Property Owners||You need any help whatsoever with property taxes for South Carolina.|
|Property Tax County Directory||Home, Land, Property Owners||You need to contact your county property tax office.|
|South Carolina Forms and Instructions||Any Tax Filer||You need detailed information on any of the various taxes South Carolina collects.|