Arizona State Tax Power of Attorney | Form 285

The Arizona State Tax Power of Attorney (Form 285 rev. 8/18) allows a taxpayer to grant a Power of Attorney to an Appointee to manage their taxes. The Arizona Department of Revenue requires the Appointee to one of the following:

  • A full-time officer, partner, member or manager of an LLC, or an employee who is qualified under Rule 31(d)(13),
  • An attorney who is an active State Bar of Arizona member,
  • A Certified Public Accountant, or
  • A Federally Authorized Tax Practitioner.

Signing requirements: The document must be signed by the taxpayer. It does not need to be signed by the representative.