How to File Back Taxes?

Answer Anyone with income is required to file their taxes every year. If you have skipped filing in the past, or owe money on taxes from previous years, you will want to get up to date as soon as possible... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to File Back Taxes

How far back can you file taxes?

You can file taxes going back as many years as needed. The Internal Revenue Service website contains schedules, forms and publications going back to 1980. Although you can file a return going back ... Read More »

How far back can you file federal taxes?

There is no limit to how far back you can file your federal taxes. The IRS tends to not prosecute people who voluntarily file their back taxes. If the IRS finds you first, however, it can impose pu... Read More »

How far back can you file for a refund on taxes?

On One Hand: If a Refund is OwedIf you are owed a refund on a federal tax return, you can still collect it if you file the return within three years of the due date. After three years, you can neit... Read More »

How many years back can I file taxes?

A tax return should be filed within 3 years of a return due date for any refunds due to the taxpayer. Additionally, if a taxpayer refuses to file returns, IRS employees will file one in their absen... Read More »