Tax Time Guide 2017

Tax Time Guide: Get an Automatic Six More Months to File; Free File Now Available for Extensions

IR-2017-65, March 21, 2017 — The IRS reminded taxpayers today that if they are unable to file their tax returns by this year’s April 18 deadline there is an easy, online option to get more time to complete their return.

Tax Time Guide: ‘Where’s My Refund?’ Tool Best Way to Check Tax Refund Status

IR-2017-62, March 16, 2017 — The IRS reminded taxpayers today that while more than 90 percent of federal tax refunds are issued in 21 days or less, some refunds may take longer.

Tax Time Guide: Still Time to Contribute to an IRA for 2016

IR-2017-60, March 15, 2017 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers that they still have time to contribute to an IRA for 2016 and, in many cases, qualify for a deduction or even a tax credit.

Tax Time Guide: Electronic Payment/Payment Agreement Options Available to Those Who Owe Taxes

IR-2017-59, March 14, 2017 — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that it’s easier than ever to pay taxes electronically.

Tax Time Guide: Protect Personal, Financial, Tax Information and Computers

IR-2017-55, March 9, 2017— The IRS today reminded taxpayers to be cautious and protect personal, financial and tax information, particularly at tax time.

Tax Time Guide: Save Time, Make an Appointment before Visiting an IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center

IR-2017-54, March 8, 2017 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers that service at all of its Taxpayer Assistance Centers is now by appointment.

Tax Time Guide: IRS Publication 17 Helps with 2016 Taxes

IR-2017-52, March 2, 2017 — Taxpayers can get the most out of various tax benefits and get useful tips on preparing their 2016 federal income tax returns by consulting a free, comprehensive tax guide available on IRS.gov.

Tax Time Guide: Use IRS.gov to Find Qualified Tax Professionals

IR-2017-48, Feb. 28, 2017 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers that IRS.gov offers many useful tips and information to find a qualified tax professional.

Tax Time Guide: Use Free File for Help with Tax Returns, Extensions and More

IR-2017-45, Feb. 27, 2017 — The IRS reminded the millions of taxpayers who have yet to file that IRS Free File remains available at IRS.gov/FreeFile and through the mobile app, IRS2Go.

IRS Releases Tax Time Guide: Use IRS.gov Tools to Answer Tax Questions

IR-2017-42, Feb. 23, 2017 —The IRS today encouraged taxpayers to take advantage of the online tools and resources available on IRS.gov as the IRS expects heavy call volume during the last two weeks of February.