TaxBandits supports the filing of Form W-2 with both the Federal and State of Louisiana. Also, TaxBandits supports the filing of transmittal Form L-3.
A. Yes, the Louisiana Department of Revenue requires the filing of the W2 Forms only if there is a state tax withholding.
A. Yes. The state of Louisiana requires additional forms to file along with Form W2.
Louisiana has an additional requirement of filing Form L-3 (Transmittal of Withholding Tax Statements) if there is a state tax withheld.
A. Form L-3 is a Transmittal of withholding Tax Statement used to report the wages per information returns and total Louisiana tax withheld per information returns.
A. The due date to file Form W2 and Form L-3 with Louisiana is January 31.
A. The State of Louisiana mandates filing electronically if you are submitting 50 or more W2s. If you are required to e-file but fail to do so, you may incur a penalty by the state.
A. A penalty of $5 will be imposed for each form W2 (not to exceed $7,500) not filed on time with the state of Louisiana.