How do I find out when I have to pay my federal taxes and can I get more time to pay them?

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Your federal tax payment if you owe the IRS, is due by Apr 15th and that date can not be extended. If you filed for an extension, that only extends your time to file your tax return. It does not extend your time to pay your taxes if you have taxes due. Any taxes due need to be paid by Apr 15th. After that date, the amount you owe starts accumulating interest.

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