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New Tax Deadline Is Official — July 15, 2020

by | Mar 24, 2020 | Businesses, Tax

Both the IRS and Treasury have announced that the deadline to file AND pay your individual federal and Massachusetts state income tax for the tax year of 2019 has been extended to July 15, 2020.

As of this writing (3/24/2020), New Hampshire has not extended the state income tax deadline to file and pay; it’s still April 15, 2020.

If you cannot file your return by July 15, 2020, we can help you file an extension until October 15, 2020. The payment is still due by July 15, however. 

If you are due a refund, we encourage you to file as soon as possible so you can get that cash influx as early as possible.

For a while last week, we relied on a tweet from Treasury to document this news. But news releases were posted over the weekend to both the IRS site: https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/tax-day-now-july-15-treasury-irs-extend-filing-deadline-and-federal-tax-payments-regardless-of-amount-owed and Treasury: https://home.treasury.gov/news/press-releases/sm953 documenting the changes in deadlines.

There’s a lot to worry about right now. If one of the things you’re worried about is your taxes, let us take that worry off your plate so you can focus on other things. We’re here for you when you’re ready. 

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