Important Tax Deadlines for Tax Year 2016 Returns

Important Tax Deadlines for Tax Year 2016

It’s that time of year again! Are you ready to file your Tax Returns? While most of the tax deadlines for tax year 2016 remain the same as last year, there have been a few changes. Please see the deadlines outlined below:

INDIVIDUAL TAX RETURNS

First Deadline is April 18, 2017

Extended Deadline is October 16, 2017

Forms: 1040, 1040NR, 1040A, and 1040EZ

PARTNERSHIP RETURNS

First Deadline is March 15, 2017 (note change of deadline)

Extended Deadline is September 15, 2017

Form: 1065

TRUST AND ESTATE INCOME TAX RETURNS

First Deadline is April 18, 2017 

Extended Deadline is October 2, 2017 (extensions for fiduciary returns are now five and a half months instead of five months)

Form: 1041

C-CORPORATION RETURNS

First Deadline is April 18, 2017* (note change of deadline for corporations on a calendar year)

  • For corporations on a fiscal year other than a calendar year, the first deadline is the 15th of day of the fourth month following the end of hte corporations fiscal year (except for corporations with a fiscal year from July 1 to June 30, the first deadline is September 15th.)

Extended Deadline is October 16, 2017 (note change of deadline, corporations are now permitted a six-month automatic extension)

Form: 1120

S-CORPORATION RETURNS

First Deadline is March 15, 2017 

Extended Deadline is September 15, 2017

Form: 1120S

 

If you are not sure when your returns are due or have questions about filing an extension, please check irs.gov or reach out to your accountant. Thank you for reading!

 

Beware of IRS Scams – CLICK HERE to see our blog post with a list of things to watch out for this year! 

 

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