January 29, 2015
The e-file process allows taxpayers to submit their taxes electronically by connecting to the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) Electronic Filing System. E-filing can be done from a computer (as well as modern smartphones and tablets) using a tax...
January 19, 2015
The table below shows the 2015 deadlines for filing 2014 tax returns, as well as deadlines for tax extensions. One important thing to note is that you can file your taxes anytime after the start of the...
January 14, 2015
You have two options for filing your Federal income tax return (IRS Form 1040). You can file a paper return or you can file electronically (a.k.a. “e-file”).
January 13, 2015
For the majority of Americans, the most commonly used document for filing a tax return is IRS Tax Form 1040. This form is due by April 15 each year.
While there are many...
November 26, 2014
It is recommended that you file any tax returns that are due, whether or not you can pay your tax liability in full. The longer you wait to file, the higher your late fees and interest charges will be.
You can file a late tax return the...
September 16, 2014
Members of the U.S. Armed Forces, particularly those deployed in combat zones, are faced with unique tax situations and are eligible for special tax benefits.
For Federal tax purposes, the U.S. Armed Forces includes the following:...
May 5, 2014
If you happen to miss the filing deadline (April 15th), you should still try to file your income tax return as soon as possible — especially if you owe additional taxes.
The longer you wait to file your tax return, the more penalties and...
February 6, 2014
Spring has arrived and April 15 will be here before we know it, but many of us won’t be ready to file our tax returns in less than a month.
Thankfully, the IRS allows taxpayers to request an extension of time to file, as long as the...
December 9, 2013
Doing your taxes feels as fun as a trip to the emergency ward. So, you waited. And waited.
And here you are.
There are two main reasons people wait until the last minute to file taxes: either they owe the government money or...
October 11, 2013
October 15, 2013 will be the second tax day of the year. It is the deadline for those taxpayers who successfully filed for an extension before April 15.
Why can they file their taxes 6 months later? Is there some special service that...