How long does a person have to file federal income tax returns?

Answer Generally, the deadline for filing a federal income tax return is April 15 the year following the tax year. Prior year tax returns may be filed at any time, however only returns filed within a thre... Read More »

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How long do you have to refile federal income tax returns?

Refiling a tax return requires the use of a Form 1040X. In order to receive a refund based on an amended return, the IRS has instilled a limit of three years for the payment of refunds. If the amen... Read More »

How to File State and Federal Tax Returns in Illinois for Free when You Have No Income?

If you are a full-time student with no income, the following is how you as a student living in Illinois can successfully file your State and Federal tax return for free.

How to Free File Your Federal and California Income Tax Returns?

If you are one of the 70% of US taxpayers with an Adjusted Gross Income of less than $57,000 you may be eligible for free income tax preparation and e-filing through the Internal Revenue Service's ... Read More »

Do seniors have to file income tax returns?

Seniors have to file income taxes, but are allowed more income before they must file. If the senior is single he must make over $10,750 in gross income. If the senior is married filing jointly they... Read More »