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  Category: Department of Finance


DE Bond Rating Remains AAA in Spite of COVID Challenges

Department of Finance | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 7, 2021

  The State of Delaware has once again received the highest possible AAA rating from three of the nation’s top rating services, confirming the State’s stable economic outlook for the coming year. The latest round of rating reviews from Fitch, Moody’s and S&P Global Ratings precede the upcoming competitive bid bond sale, intended to fund […]




Delaware Income Tax Deadlines Extended

Department of Finance | Division of Revenue | Date Posted: Friday, March 19, 2021

The deadline for Delaware taxpayers to file and pay their 2020 personal income tax returns to both federal and state governments has been extended from April 15 to May 17. This extension does not apply to estimated tax payments made quarterly by individuals – those payments will still be due by April 30, 2021. Additionally, […]




Unclaimed Property MONEY MATCH Program reunites over $3 million to Delaware Taxpayers

Department of Finance | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2021

  New, Sensible Approach Uses Technology to Identify Unclaimed Property Owners Based on Recent Tax Filings The State’s new MONEY MATCH program will automatically return lost money to Delaware taxpayers without the usual need to file a claim or gather paperwork, Delaware State Escheator, Brenda Mayrack announced today. Delaware is mailing checks to more than […]




Unclaimed Property Holder Reporting Update

Department of Finance | Date Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021

The State of Delaware is in the process of transitioning its banking services to J.P. Morgan Chase (JPMC), and the Office of Unclaimed Property (OUP) is one of the first agencies to participate in this transition. Holders of unclaimed property should be aware that wire and ACH payment instructions have changed in advance of the […]




Delaware’s Tax Season Starts February 12, 2021

Department of Finance | Division of Revenue | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Delaware’s Division of Revenue will begin processing 2020 individual income tax returns on Friday, February 12, 2021. Delaware opens its filing season in tandem with the IRS, who have been delayed this year due to programming required in administering economic impact payments. Taxpayers may still file in advance of this date, and returns will be […]







  Category: Department of Finance


DE Bond Rating Remains AAA in Spite of COVID Challenges

Department of Finance | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 7, 2021

  The State of Delaware has once again received the highest possible AAA rating from three of the nation’s top rating services, confirming the State’s stable economic outlook for the coming year. The latest round of rating reviews from Fitch, Moody’s and S&P Global Ratings precede the upcoming competitive bid bond sale, intended to fund […]




Delaware Income Tax Deadlines Extended

Department of Finance | Division of Revenue | Date Posted: Friday, March 19, 2021

The deadline for Delaware taxpayers to file and pay their 2020 personal income tax returns to both federal and state governments has been extended from April 15 to May 17. This extension does not apply to estimated tax payments made quarterly by individuals – those payments will still be due by April 30, 2021. Additionally, […]




Unclaimed Property MONEY MATCH Program reunites over $3 million to Delaware Taxpayers

Department of Finance | Date Posted: Tuesday, February 9, 2021

  New, Sensible Approach Uses Technology to Identify Unclaimed Property Owners Based on Recent Tax Filings The State’s new MONEY MATCH program will automatically return lost money to Delaware taxpayers without the usual need to file a claim or gather paperwork, Delaware State Escheator, Brenda Mayrack announced today. Delaware is mailing checks to more than […]




Unclaimed Property Holder Reporting Update

Department of Finance | Date Posted: Thursday, January 28, 2021

The State of Delaware is in the process of transitioning its banking services to J.P. Morgan Chase (JPMC), and the Office of Unclaimed Property (OUP) is one of the first agencies to participate in this transition. Holders of unclaimed property should be aware that wire and ACH payment instructions have changed in advance of the […]




Delaware’s Tax Season Starts February 12, 2021

Department of Finance | Division of Revenue | Date Posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Delaware’s Division of Revenue will begin processing 2020 individual income tax returns on Friday, February 12, 2021. Delaware opens its filing season in tandem with the IRS, who have been delayed this year due to programming required in administering economic impact payments. Taxpayers may still file in advance of this date, and returns will be […]