Tax Day for Individuals Extended to May 17
(March 18, 2021) The IRS announced late yesterday that the federal income tax filing due date for individuals for the 2020 tax year will be automatically extended from April 15, 2021, to May 17, 2021. The IRS will be providing formal guidance in the coming days.
We will be providing updates as the information comes available. Even with the deadline, we encourage our clients to consider filing as soon as possible, especially if you are due a refund.
CLICK HERE to read the official announcement from the IRS.
NOTE 1: Currently, only one state has followed suit and extended their filing deadline. Please return to this page frequently for updates.
NOTE 2: Currently, this due date extension does not extend the due date for the 2021 1st quarter estimates. They are due 4/15/21.
NOTE 3: This change does not affect Corporate or Trust tax returns. The filing deadline on those remains 4/15/21.