Springettsbury Township Board of Supervisors Authorize Extension to Mercantile License and Business
Springettsbury Township, York, PA: The Springettsbury Township Board of Supervisors has authorized the extension of the Mercantile License and Business Privilege Tax returns from April 15 to May 17, 2021.
The authorization is consistent with extension granted by the Federal government and the Internal Revenue Service in response to the current state of emergency due to the COVID-19 virus.
The Board of Supervisors recognize the hardship currently placed on many of Springettsbury Township’s businesses and they acknowledge that many businesses are not currently in operation or are operating with limited staffing as a result of the state of emergency.
The Board of Supervisors has approved the following temporary deadlines for the filing of Final 2020/Estimated 2021 Businesses Tax Returns:
• The filing deadline for Final 2020/Estimated 2021 Business Privilege and Mercantile License Taxes will be May 17, 2021.
• The payment deadline for the Final 2020/Estimated 2021 Business Privilege and Mercantile License Taxes will be May 17, 2021.
• The extended payment deadline will not apply to delinquent taxes or delinquent returns for years prior to 2020 or to Local Services Tax.
This information and any additional adjustments to filing or payment deadlines will be posted to the Township’s website, under Business Tax Information.
Mark Hodgkinson, Township Manager