Quarterly Report and Tax Due Dates

Quarterly Report and Tax Due Dates

Quarterly wage reports and taxes are due by the last day of the month following the close of each calendar quarter.  The quarterly due dates are listed below:

1st Quarter Due April 30th
2nd Quarter Due July 31st
3rd Quarter Due October 31st
4th Quarter Due January 31st

Please note: If the any of the above dates fall on a weekend, the due date will be on the next business day.

Quarterly tax and wage reports can be filed and paid online. You must be registered to use our online system.

To register, select here.


Reports should be mailed to:
Mississippi Department of Employment Security
Tax Department
P O Box 22781
Jackson, MS 39225-2781

REFUNDS – All requests for refunds must be made in writing and must be signed by an authorized representative of the business.

Log in to your account to see if you have available credit that can be requested for a refund. The Business Name, Federal Employer Identification Number, or MDES Employer Account Number must be included in your request.

Requests may be sent to
MDES Tax Department
PO Box 22781
Jackson, MS 39225-2781

or Faxed to 601-321-6011,
or Emailed to