What do I need to enroll in AutoFile for Alabama?
To enroll in AutoFile for Alabama, you'll need the details listed below:
Alabama AutoFile Enrollment FAQ
What's my State Registered Business Name?
- This is the business name you provided to the state when you registered for your sales tax license.
- It should be listed on your sales tax registration paperwork.
What's my Sales Tax Account ID and Local Tax Account ID?
- These are the 14-digit* state and local account ID numbers (SLS/SLU, SSU and LCL) you received from state when you registered for your sales tax license. (*This number includes hyphen. See more details here.)
- Simplified Sellers Use tax licensees will not have been assigned a Local Tax ID. To move forward with enrollment, SSUT customers will need to copy their SSU Account ID to this field.
What are my Sign On ID and Access Code?
- Sign-on ID is a numeric value assigned by the state when you registered.
- Access code is a numeric value assigned by the state when you registered.
- We can help you locate this information, here.
What's my Third-Party Password?
- This is the password you create when you enable your MAT account for third-party access. We explain this in full detail here.
What's my Payment Schedule?
- This is the filing frequency assigned to you by the Alabama DOR.
- If you're not sure of this detail for your account, you can contact the state's DOR and them to confirm this detail for you. (We list contact details for the states here.)
What's my First Filing Period?
- Pending successful verification, the period listed here is the estimated first filing period TaxJar will file.
- The First Filing period is based on the date the enrollment form is saved form and the payment schedule.