Filing 2018 Taxes Late
Sign Up

Why sign in to the Community?

  • Submit a question
  • Check your notifications
or and start working on your taxes
TurboTax has you covered during Covid. Get the latest second stimulus info here.
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Level 3

Filing 2018 Taxes Late

I filed an extension (on 4/15/2019)  to file my 2018 tax returns.  Then missed the 10/15/2018 deadline.  


I am almost done with my taxes.   I will not owe any money because I am running a loss from my rental property business.


What penalties or fines is the IRS going to hit me with?



3 Replies
Level 15

Filing 2018 Taxes Late

If you file the 2018 tax return for a tax refund or there are no taxes owed then there are no penalties for filing the tax return after the due date.

Level 15

Filing 2018 Taxes Late

Filing late when you do not owe is not a problem ... only folks who owe are penalized.  However the efile system is closed for 2018 returns so you must print, ink sign & mail in the return now.  The ONLINE system will go offline tomorrow night so if you have already started the return you have until then to finish & print the return.  

Level 3

Filing 2018 Taxes Late

Thank goodness I'm using TurboTax desktop.

Dynamic Ads
Privacy Settings