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If You Filed a Federal Tax Return Extension for 2017 Your Return is Due by October 15th

If You Filed a Federal Tax Return Extension for 2017 Your Return is Due by October 15th

If you filed an Application for Automatic Extension of Time To File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return (Form 4868) to file your 2017 Federal tax return the deadline to file your return is October 15, 2018. While taxpayers may file a Form 4868 requesting a 6-month filing extension, it is important to remember that theRead more about If You Filed a Federal Tax Return Extension for 2017 Your Return is Due by October 15th[…]

Penalties for Pursuing Frivolous Tax Arguments

Penalties for Pursuing Frivolous Tax Arguments

Those who act on frivolous positions risk a variety of civil and criminal penalties. Those who adopt these positions may face harsher consequences than those who merely promote them. “Like moths to a flame, some people find themselves irresistibly drawn to the tax protester movement’s illusory claim that there is no legal requirement to payRead more about Penalties for Pursuing Frivolous Tax Arguments[…]

Missed the tax-filing deadline? IRS issues tips on what to do

Missed the tax-filing deadline? IRS issues tips on what to do

While the federal income tax-filing deadline has passed for most people, there are some taxpayers still facing tax-related issues. This includes people who still haven’t filed, people who haven’t paid their taxes or those who are waiting for their tax refund. The IRS offers these tips for handling some typical after-tax-day issues: Didn’t file byRead more about Missed the tax-filing deadline? IRS issues tips on what to do[…]