04/15/2014 11:22 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Procrastinating on Tax Filing? This List Might Inspire You

There are only a few days left before your federal and Illinois state tax returns are due. They must be e-filed or postmarked before midnight Tuesday, April 15. The IRS is partnered with several commercial e-filing services, such as TurboTax and TaxACT, but the IRS does not officially endorse a particular software.

USA Today has compiled a list of tips to get you started down the right path for filing your taxes in 2014.

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