Closing a Business

Follow these steps to close your business with the Wisconsin Department of Revenue and prevent future notices and assessments. You must file a return for each period the business was active.


Employee Withholding Tax

Sales and Use Tax

Income or Franchise Tax

Partnerships and S corporations - Provide a copy of final Schedule 3K–1 or Schedule 5K–1 to partners or shareholders

Other Tax Types

Review federal responsibilities. See Internal Revenue Service Closing a Business Checklist

November 13, 2018