IRS tax returns are due in only a few days and this means that it’s crunch time! If you haven’t done your taxes this year, don’t despair, the last week before taxes are due is often the best time to save money on tax software.
Today (April 17th, 2018) tax returns are due in to the IRS. There will be a mad scramble from all of the procrastinators to get taxes filed on time.
But what if they didn’t need to? What if there was a way to give yourself more time?
Thankfully, there is. It’s called an extension.
What Is A Tax Extension?
An extension is simply a way of informing the IRS that you need additional time to file your tax return, in which the Internal Revenue Service will grant you a one-time extension for 6 months.
The important thing to note here is the extensions are different for personal income taxes vs. business income taxes – though both can officially file a request for an extension.
According to the IRS over 240 million people file taxes every year in America. While a good percentage of them continue to use tax preparers, millions of tax payers have now moved their tax preparation online with software from companies like TurboTax, TaxAct and CreditKarma.
As more tax payers are looking to get faster refunds with eFile it only makes sense that using trusted tax preparation software is the way to go for most people.
Throw in the fact that millions of people qualify for free tax returns if they’re filing a 1040EZ and not itemizing deductions and it’s a no-brainer. Tax software is the way to go.
Today we’re going to look at an online tax software product called TaxAct and get to the bottom of these 3 important questions.
- How much does TaxAct cost?
- How does TaxAct Work?
- Does TaxAct Have Customer Support?
Ready to get started? There’s a lot more after the jump!
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