The Internal Revenue Service Federal Tax Filing and Payment Deadline has been extended to Monday April 18 2022.
Taxpayers Who Expect A Refund Should File ASAP
Most tax refunds are still being issued within 21 days.
Direct Deposit Is Quickest Way To Get Refunds
Recovery Rebate Credit Information Is Online
The IRS has issued all first, second and third Economic Impact Payments.
Most eligible people already received their stimulus payments and won’t be eligible to claim a Recovery Rebate Credit.
People who are missing a stimulus payment or got less than the full amount may be eligible to claim a Recovery Rebate Credit on their 2020 or 2021 federal tax return.
IRS Filing Facts
The IRS accepts paper and electronic tax returns.
The IRS strongly encourages people to file their tax returns electronically for faster refunds.
The IRS also reminds taxpayers that they should keep copies of their prior-year tax returns for at least three years.
Choosing e-file and direct deposit for refunds remains the fastest and safest way to file an accurate income tax return and receive a refund.
IRS.GOV offers Taxpayers with help filing and preparing their return.
Taxpayers can find answers to their tax questions and resolve tax issues online.
The IRS also reminds taxpayers that a trusted tax professional can provide helpful information and advice.