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File an extension by April 15th and have until October 15th to finish your taxes

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Learn more about filing a tax extension

Filing an Income Tax Extension

If you can't complete your federal tax return by the deadline, find out how and when to file an IRS extension and push your deadline back to October 15th. Read more.

How to File for an Extension of State Taxes

While the IRS requires you to file tax extensions, Form 4868 for your federal tax return, each state has its own requirements for obtaining a similar state tax extension. Read more.

What to Do After You've Filed an Income Tax Extension

Now that you've filed an extension, you might wonder what you need to do between now and when your tax return is due. We've addressed some of the common questions. Read more.


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