Deadline for filing tax returns is Tuesday this year

There's another benefit to signing up for this plan: If you're unable to make payments, the failure-to-pay penalty, which begins to accrue the day after the tax-filing deadline, will grow at just one-quarter percent per month-compared with half of one percent if you don't sign up for the agreement. Once you've prepared and filed your tax return for the year, you'll get back any extra that you paid; but if your payment turns out to be too low, you'll owe penalties and interest on the difference.

At the top of their list is phone scams- criminals posing as IRS agents threatening you with financial risk, police arrest, even deportation. Taxpayer Assistance Centers now provide service by appointment.

Leahy said: "Anything that can be done on behalf of taxpayers to simplify the tax code or to make the process easier is not only worth doing, but it needs to be a high priority".

Phone requests should take a shorter period of time, but you have to worry about getting through the IRS' busy system, especially during tax season. This was part of an IRS change announced in October 2014 making it easier for taxpayers with these plans to get favorable US tax treatment. The lobby is open all the time. In 2005, he made Emancipation Day, April 16, an official holiday in the district.

The Oroville Post Office at 1735 Robinson open 8:30 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 9 1 p.m. Saturday. I wanted to know if the same thing was happening when we file our taxes. That would normally push the deadline to Monday.

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Even for the most tax-law-challenged taxpayers, the answer might seem obvious: Individual income-tax returns are due April 15, a date as memorable to most Americans as the joyful holidays of January 1, July 4 or December 25. After that, those funds become the property of the U.S. Treasury.

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Having your prior year tax return on hand will not only help reduce errors, but will also help assess your tax situation.

Storm victims in Berrien, Cook, Crisp, Dougherty, Turner, and Wilcox Counties have until May 31st to file taxes.

IRS Free File is available for anyone who earned $64,000 or less previous year.

If you are nowhere near ready to file your taxes as the deadline approaches, you may file an extension with the IRS that gives you up to six more months to file your taxes.

Be sure that you have birthdates and accurate Social Security numbers for all dependents. For example, a single parent with a young child is probably eligible for head-of-household status, which has a significantly larger standard deduction than the single filing status. Taxpayers can use direct deposit to deposit their refund into one, two or even three accounts. There is now no IRS procedure to retrieve lost electronic transfers, and an incorrect account number is a silly reason to risk losing your refund. (For details, see the IRS website: and look under "Tax Relief in Disaster Situations.") There are other deadlines for many taxpayers living and working overseas, as well as for members of the military serving in a combat zone.

Individuals need to file a complete and accurate return. It may take months for all the forms you need, including W-2s, 1099s, and K-1s, to arrive in your mailbox. Attach all other necessary schedules and forms to the upper right-hand corner of the tax form in the order shown in the instructions.

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