Wednesday, March 22, 2017

File 4868 if you cannot file your 1040 by April 18th .

Make an electronic  payment and get  an automatic extension of time to file.

An extension of time to file will automatically process when you pay all or part of your taxes electronically  by April 18. There’s no need to file a paper or electronic Form 4868 ,Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return However, an extension of time to file is not an extension to pay. You can file up to six months later when you have an extension , but your taxes are still due by your original due date.

 You can get an automatic extension when you make a payment with Direct Pay , the Electronic Federal Tax Payment System or by debit or credit card . When paying electronically, you must select  Form 4868 as the payment type and the payment date in order to get the automatic extension. Keep the confirmation you receive as proof of your payment

Another way to make a payment is through the IRS2Go phone app. 
It provides an easy way for you to make a payment, check the status of your refund and other helpful 

Download IRS2Go from Google Play, the Apple App Store or Amazon to make payments anytime, anywhere. IRS electronic  payment options are quick, easy and secure.

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