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5 Things You Need to Know Before Filing a Tax Extension

Lisa Greene-Lewis, CPA | Posted 04.15.2015 | Money
Lisa Greene-Lewis, CPA

Tax day is here, and while it's always a good idea to file as soon as possible, there could be reasons you may need some extra time. If you're left scrambling, here are five things you should consider.

April 15: You Want Options -- You Got Options

Mark Steber | Posted 04.12.2015 | Business
Mark Steber

This year, your federal tax return is due Wednesday, April 15. The best way to get your return to the IRS by the deadline, reduce tax return errors, ensure calculations are correct, and be warned of common errors or missing information is to file your return electronically.

How To File For A Tax Extension, With Jean Chatzky (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2015 | MarloThomas

The deadline to file your taxes is near, but no need to worry if you need extra time to file.Jean Chatzky recommends filling out a 4868 tax extension ...

Retirement Plan Options Without A 401K, From Jean Chatzky (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2015 | MarloThomas

Jean Chatzky has good news for you if you're looking for alternative retirement plan options. Chatzky suggests looking into the IRA if you're without ...

Claiming Home Office Deductions, With Jean Chatzsky (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2015 | MarloThomas

There is good news for your small business! Jean Chatzky says you can definitely claim a portion of your home, so long it's a portion you only use for...

Can't Pay Your Taxes? Here Are Your Options

David A. Dedman | Posted 03.24.2015 | Money
David A. Dedman

First, make sure in each of these instances you've actually filed the tax return. Paying is the second part. If you think you cannot pay the entire bill, pay at least a partial payment.

I Didn't File Taxes -- Now What?

MyBankTracker | Posted 06.17.2014 | Money
MyBankTracker

No matter the reasons behind your decision to not file your taxes by April 15, the sooner you buckle down and do it, the better off you will be, and a weight will be lifted off of your shoulders.

You Owe the IRS! Don't Panic -- You Have Options

Mark Steber | Posted 04.11.2014 | Business
Mark Steber

Owing the IRS can be a costly matter, but it is completely manageable if you take care of it and don't ignore it.

October 15 Tax Deadline Is Fast Approaching

Mark Steber | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business
Mark Steber

Tax Day for U.S. taxpayers typically means April 15. However, taxpayers can file an automatic extension to file their tax return by April 15 allowing them to delay their filing responsibility until October 15.

What You Need to Know About Filing a Tax Return Extension

Mark Steber | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business
Mark Steber

Filing a tax return extension can remove the failure-to-file penalty, which is the larger penalty on a monthly basis, but it will not remove the failure-to-pay penalty.

How To File A Tax Extension

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.12.2013 | Business

Tax Day is only a few days away. If you don't think you'll have your forms prepared on time, you'll need to file for an extension. Taxes are due t...

Lucia Graves

Beneath Fiscal Cliff Jockeying, A Quieter Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 11.30.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON -- For the American wind power industry, it’s as if the wind has stopped blowing. A crucial tax credit aimed at spurring renewable energy...

Men Are More Likely To Do This On Tax Day (Graphic)

Posted 04.16.2012 | Money

The deadline for filing taxes is Tuesday, April 17. Undoubtedly, some of us have left this task for the very last minute. What does your gender sa...

How To File A Tax Extension

Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 04.13.2012 | Money

Worried you won't get your taxes done in time? Here's some good news: you can file an automatic six-month extension with the IRS and receive no late p...

Filing a Tax Extension: 3 Things to Know Before the Deadline

Women & Co | Posted 06.12.2012 | Money
Women & Co

You must file a tax extension on or before the regular tax deadline. Normally, tax returns and extensions are due on April 15 (remember that in 2012 we have an extra two days).

Procrastinator's Guide To Tax Day (Graphic)

Posted 04.11.2012 | Money

Taxes are due on Tuesday, April 17. Yikes! That's less than a week away. Many of us wait until the last minute to file our taxes and when it's ...

How To File An Extension On Tax Day

Posted 06.18.2011 | Business

(AP) NEW YORK - If you've waited this long to file your tax return, it may be time to put aside the 1040 and go straight for the 4868. That's the form...

Tax Extension Form 2010: How To Request More Time To File Your 2010 Tax Returns

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

April 15 is coming up quickly, and if you haven't filed your 2010 tax returns yet, you may want to fill out a Tax Extension Form. A Tax Extension For...

6 Tips For Filing A Tax Extension

Associated Content | Rosa Hayes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Filing for a tax extension may be your only option if you haven't gotten your paper work finished or are like a lot of Americans and simply forget abo...

Tax Extensions: Not An Urban Legend, And Still Possible

ABC News | ALICE GOMSTYN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

That ticking noise you hear? It's the countdown for filing your 2007 tax return, which is due by end of the day Tuesday. However, if you're like mil...