The IRS develops this yearly special tax time guide designed to help people understand how tax changes affect them yearly and how to file an accurate tax return. For updates throughout the filing season, check back to this page. Tax Time Guide: IRS provides easy access to tax refund status with Where’s My Refund? tool; no need to call IR-2023-46, March 15, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that the Where's My Refund? tool on IRS.gov is the most convenient way to check the status of 2022, 2021 and 2020 tax refunds. IRS2Go, the mobile app, offers another way for users to check their refund status. Tax Time Guide: Using electronic payment and agreement options for taxpayers who owe can help avoid penalties and interest IR-2023-44, March 9, 2023 ― With the tax deadline approaching, the IRS reminded taxpayers they can avoid late filing and interest penalties by submitting their tax return and any payments due by April 18. For struggling taxpayers who can’t pay by the deadline, the IRS offers several different options to help. Tax Time Guide: IRS reminder to report all income; gig economy and service industry, digital or foreign assets and sources IR-2023-35, March 1, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers of their reporting and potential tax obligations on income from the gig economy and service industry, transactions from digital assets, and foreign sources or holding certain foreign assets. Tax Time Guide: Things to consider when filing a 2022 tax return IR-2023-32, Feb. 22, 2023 — With the 2023 tax filing season in full swing, the IRS reminds taxpayers to gather their necessary information and visit IRS.gov for updated resources and tools to help with their 2022 tax return. Tax Time Guide 2022 Guide to tax filing season for individual taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2021 Guide to tax filing season for individual taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2020 Guide to tax filing season for individual taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2019 Guide to tax filing season for individual taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2018 Guide to the 2018 filing season for taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2017 Guide to the 2017 filing season for taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2016 Guide to the 2016 filing season for taxpayers. Tax Time Guide 2015 Guide to the 2015 filing season for taxpayers.