Today is the first day that you can file your taxes 2016January 5, 2016 • By RefundSchedule.com
Today is the first day that you can file your taxes 2016
Good morning everyone, today (Tuesday, January 5th, 2016) is the first day that you can file taxes in 2016. first day you can file taxes 2016. When Can I File My 2015 Taxes in 2016? This is generally the date that the online tax software has all of your tax forms available. You can use your prior years information and just updated the taxable income lines. See below for a great chart in how to prepare for tax year 2016. E-file now with FreeTaxUSA using coupon code TAXSCHEDULE for a huge discount. click Tax Efile Portal here.
Projected 2016 Tax Filing Dates and Tax Deadlines
2016 Tax Deadline
Tax Related Activity
|January 5th, 2016
|First day to file a 2015 tax return, though the IRS generally will not accept e-file and free file returns until the date below. Even paper based filings won’t be processed till later in the month. first day you can file taxes 2016.
|January 19th, 2016
|IRS E-file to go live, allowing submission of electronic tax returns for the vast majority of tax filers. Paper tax returns will begin processing from this date as well. Find out what happens if your 2015 tax return is accepting after January 19th, 2016, here is our 2016 IRS E-File Cycle Chart for Tax Year 2015.
|January 31st, 2016
|Date by which you should have received a W-2 from employers you worked for during the tax year. If not, contact their HR/Payroll department to resend tax documents
|April 18th, 2016
|*Tax Day* Last day for filing federal income tax returns and extension requests. This is a few days later than the normal mid-April date since Washington, D.C., will celebrate Emancipation Day on the 15th
|April 15th, 2016
|Deadline for filing state income tax returns (for most states) and extension requests
|October 15th, 2016
|Filing extended 2015 federal and state income returns. Note: you still need to file for an extension request by April 15th
|April 15th, 2019
|Filing a 2015 tax amendment. You can file an amended or previous year return anytime, but you have a deadline of 3 years from the original due date to claim any tax refund.
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