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AmyC
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What is an extension and do I need to do it?

An extension is used when you cannot prepare all of your paperwork by April 15th. If you have extenuating circumstances, you file an extension. All taxes are due April 15. The extension is for paperwork only, not the taxes.All money is due by April 15.

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