Frequently Asked Questions
My husband (or wife) is deceased; the refund check has been issued in both names. How can I get the refund in my name only?
Return the check with Form R-6642, statement of claimant to refund due on behalf of deceased taxpayer, and a copy of the death certificate. Form R-6642 can be found on our web site under Tax Forms in the Individual Income Tax general forms area. This form and the death certificate should be mailed to:Louisiana Department of Revenue
Revenue Processing Center
Post Office Box 4998
Baton Rouge, LA 70821
Fax: (225) 219-6220
A new check will be issued in the surviving spouse's name.