Tax deadline not until Tuesday this year

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Also, if you filed in January or early February and claimed the refundable Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit, the IRS by law was not allowed to start sending that money out until February 15. These numbers should come to light down the road, as this is by far the busiest few days tax preparers and accountants have all year as they scramble to meet the deadline. You can e-file an extension request using tax- preparation software with your own computer or by going to a tax preparer that has the software.

Concerning those scams perpetuated against the IRS, remember, when you sign a tax return you are signing under penalty of perjury.

Sanford from the IRS said it order to be considered timely it must bear that postmark of the final day of filing - in this case this year April 17.

For the tax years 2012 through 2014, Davis filed false individual income tax returns by falsely reporting the gross business income to GOTA. The IRS will not threaten police arrest, which is often threatened in scam calls.

They were scheduled to appear at 2:30 p.m. on Friday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael A. Hammer in Newark federal court.

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On Tuesday, the IRS alerted consumers to a new email tax scam. You'll need to enter your Social Security number, your filing status and the refund amount you put on your return.

You're probably wondering about this basic question: How can I file for an extension? It's too easy to overlook a deduction or skip something if you get frustrated looking for a form, he said. While this is nearly certainly smaller than the actual number of people experiencing these events, it may not be an accurate comparison for the 2017 tax year because of the vast differences in popularity of the cryptocurrency space between those periods.

Some of those options include Free File Alliance, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, and AARP's Foundation Tax-Aide program.

The most popular planned use of tax refunds, coming in at 43%, is adding the money to their savings.

Considering how close we are to the tax filing deadline, it would be rather optimistic to believe that all cryptocurrency holders will just pop in at the eleventh hour to file their taxes at the same time.

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