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ldurnal28
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What do I do if I forgot to file an extension yesterday (4/15)? Can I still file an extension?

 
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CarolynM
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What do I do if I forgot to file an extension yesterday (4/15)? Can I still file an extension?

Unfortunately, you cannot file an extension today.

Don't worry. If you are receiving a refund, there is never a penalty for late filing. 

If you owe, there is still time to file your return before the penalty kicks in. 

You can also make an estimated payment today to negate the late filing.

Follow this link: https://www.irs.gov/payments

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CarolynM
Level 1

What do I do if I forgot to file an extension yesterday (4/15)? Can I still file an extension?

Unfortunately, you cannot file an extension today.

Don't worry. If you are receiving a refund, there is never a penalty for late filing. 

If you owe, there is still time to file your return before the penalty kicks in. 

You can also make an estimated payment today to negate the late filing.

Follow this link: https://www.irs.gov/payments

ldurnal28
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What do I do if I forgot to file an extension yesterday (4/15)? Can I still file an extension?

Thank you!!

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