Every PTA Unit and Council must file Federal and State Tax Returns every year!

California State PTA offers tax filing guidance and resources to unit and council PTAs at

Click HERE for the CAPTA Tax Filing Support Center


    • It is very important that every unit and council file taxes each year, even if you made very little income.

    • Non-profits will automatically lose their tax-exempt status if they have not filed for the past three years.

    • Tax returns are due 4 ½ months after the close of your fiscal year.

      • If your organization’s Fiscal Year ends May 31 = Tax Returns are due by October 15, 2019

      • If your organization’s Fiscal Year ends June 30 = Tax Returns due by November 15, 2019