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IRS Sets Tax Filing Extension Now To Five Months For Partnership, Estate And Trust Returns

New rules set by the IRS have changed the time of automatic extensions.  These rules affect estate, trust and partnership tax returns.  Instead of the former six month tax filing extension, the new period is just five months.  For most individual taxpayers the new rules will have little to no effect on filing date or individual taxpayer extensions.

The filing options with an extension for these entities was a six month period.  However, the new rules have reduced the amount of time allowed by one month.

In the past, the extension only required the filing of a single … Read the rest

Checking the Status Online of Your Tax Refunds

Checking the Status Online of Your Tax Refunds

It might feel good to know that there is a tax refund waiting for you. Congrats! The most common question asked by every expectant taxpayer is; “Where is my refund?” Check status of your refund online.

The quickest and easiest way to check your tax refund is asking the IRS through their web site www.IRS.gov. There is a link called “Where’s My Refund?” on the home page itself. It’s fairly simple to use this service. You only need to have your tax return copy so as to be able to provide the … Read the rest