Category Archives: Tax filing due dates

2011 Tax Planning




We are quickly approaching September 15th, 2011 which is the due date for the third estimated tax payment. If you are currently making estimated payments or have significant changes in your income, it may be necessary to evaluate whether what … Continue reading






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, 1120 C Corporation Income Taxes, Michigan Taxes, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on 2011 Tax Planning

How to fix a mistake on a filed tax return




Did you discover an error on a tax return you’ve already filed? Here’s a good article from the Wall Street Journal that explains how to fix an error by filing an amended tax return… How to fix a mistake on … Continue reading






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on How to fix a mistake on a filed tax return

Small Business Tools




Accounting Today talks about some small business tools available from the IRS that may be helpful: IRS Showcases Small Business Tools






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, 1065 Partnership Income Taxes, 1120 C Corporation Income Taxes, 1120 S Corporation Taxes, Accounting, IRS, QuickBooks, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on Small Business Tools

Not ready to file? Then you need an extension…




Still not ready to file your 2010 1040? The IRS allows you to extend your return 6 months until October 17th (typically the extended due date is 10/15). To request an extension, file IRS Form 4868. Approval is automatic, but … Continue reading






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on Not ready to file? Then you need an extension…

Tax Myths




Here’s a great article on some very widespread tax myths… one of my favorites is that claiming the home office deduction will lead to an audit. Read on to find more… Tax myths can lead to costly mistakes from the … Continue reading






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, 1065 Partnership Income Taxes, 1120 C Corporation Income Taxes, 1120 S Corporation Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on Tax Myths

Even with a Government shutdown, your taxes are still due 4/18… but your refund will be delayed




Government Shutdown Threatens to Delay Tax Refunds — but Taxes Still Due April 18 from ABC News






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, 1065 Partnership Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on Even with a Government shutdown, your taxes are still due 4/18… but your refund will be delayed

Tax Day is April 18th in 2011




In 2011, you get three extra days to file your taxes. The due date is Monday, April 18. It’s not because of the processing delay that prevented people who itemize their taxes from filing before mid- to late February. Instead, … Continue reading






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on Tax Day is April 18th in 2011

30 Last Minute Tax Tips from the Wall Street Journal




30 Last Minute Tax Tips from the Wall Street Journal






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on 30 Last Minute Tax Tips from the Wall Street Journal

Your options if there’s a balance due on your Federal Income Tax Return




From payment plans to credit cards, here is a great article explaining your options when you have a balance due on your Federal Income Tax Return. What To Do If You Owe Taxes from SmartMoney.com






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on Your options if there’s a balance due on your Federal Income Tax Return

2007 Unclaimed Tax Refunds




As the article below notes, you don’t have much more time to claim an unclaimed tax refund for the tax year 2007. $1.1 billion in unclaimed 2007 tax refunds from CNN Money






Posted in 1040 Personal Income Taxes, IRS, Tax filing due dates | Comments Off on 2007 Unclaimed Tax Refunds