How soon can I file my taxes?

Answer U.S. federal income taxes may be filed electronically beginning Jan. 15 if all relevant income documentation has been received and prepared. Paper returns may be mailed at any time but no processin... Read More »

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Can You File State Income Taxes Before Federal Taxes?

Although you do not have to file your federal return first, many states' tax returns require information from your federal return. This means you will have to complete your federal return before yo... Read More »

How soon can I file my federal tax return by e-file?

E-file your federal tax return beginning in mid-January. For tax year 2009, the first available date to e-file was January 15, 2010. The first day to e-file 2008 taxes was January 16, 2009.Source:... Read More »

When I file my taxes using e-file, how long does it take to get my refund?

After e-filing your state and federal taxes, you can expect to receive your refund within 30 days. Some states, individuals and companies can expect delays in receiving tax refunds. Those who provi... Read More »

Can you e-file federal&paper file state taxes?

Sure. You can e-file your federal taxes through either the Internal Revenue Service's e-file program or by using a software program, such as Turbo Tax. Then, you can simply prepare and postal mail ... Read More »