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marglindskog
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I just transmitted and efiled my returns. Under my account is says I successfully transmitted them on 4/19/17 ... BUT it is 4/18/17 still! HELP please.

 
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AnthonyC
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I just transmitted and efiled my returns. Under my account is says I successfully transmitted them on 4/19/17 ... BUT it is 4/18/17 still! HELP please.

The transmission report will show EST because that is the location of the IRS main office.  But, the local time of your return is what controls the timeliness of your filing.  So, as long as it was filed timely in your local time zone, then your return is on time.

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AnthonyC
Level 7

I just transmitted and efiled my returns. Under my account is says I successfully transmitted them on 4/19/17 ... BUT it is 4/18/17 still! HELP please.

The transmission report will show EST because that is the location of the IRS main office.  But, the local time of your return is what controls the timeliness of your filing.  So, as long as it was filed timely in your local time zone, then your return is on time.

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