GovConnectIowa Help

 

Access GovConnectIowa

Welcome to GovConnectIowa, Iowa's new online secure portal! Using GovConnectIowa, you can: 

  • Register for new permits and licenses
  • File tax returns and reports
  • Make payments using a bank account or credit card
  • View and respond to correspondence from the Department online
  • Access online customer service support through secure messaging
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    Rollout 1 (November 2021)

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    Who should use GovConnectIowa?

    The November 2021 release of GovConnectIowa was created to support the tax types listed below. Future GovConnectIowa rollouts will include additional tax types.

    • Business Permit and License Registration
    • Income Tax Withholding
    • Sales and Use Tax
      • Local Option Sales Tax
      • Automobile Rental Tax
      • 911 Fees
      • Hotel and Motel Tax
    • Water Service Excise Tax
    • Fuel Tax

    What do I need to register my business in GovConnectIowa?

    Before starting the registration process with the Iowa Department of Revenue, you must have specific information about your business:

    • Legal name, location, and mailing address of the business
    • Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN)
    • NAICS code
    • Name, address, and social security number of all managing owners, partners, or officers
    • Contact email address and phone number

    What is the bank filter number for payments submitted in GovConnectIowa?

    If your bank requires the Iowa Department of Revenue's Bank Filter (Company-ID), it is 9426004574 for payments submitted in GovConnectIowa.

    What type of permit do I need?

    Visit the Starting a Business page to learn more.

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    GovConnectIowa was developed with Iowans in mind. The new system allows users to apply for and renew licenses, file for permits, and perform various other tasks. 

    GovConnectIowa is a partnership between the Iowa Department of Revenue and:

    • Iowa Department of Inspections & Appeals
    • Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division
    • Iowa Lottery Authority

    Read the full news release.