What if I file my taxes late?

Answer If you file your taxes late and also have unpaid taxes, then you might be subject to fines, penalties and collection efforts by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Although payment in full saves mo... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What if I file my taxes late

What happens if you file taxes late?

No matter what type of tax obligation you face---income, sales, property or some other liability---there are certain penalties and additional costs that attach if you fail to file your taxes in a t... Read More »

When is it too late to e-file federal taxes?

The due date for e-filing taxes is April 15 for most taxpayers. For filers who have requested an extension via e-file, the last day to e-file in 2010 for 2009 tax returns is October 15, 2010, so O... Read More »

How to File Income Taxes Late?

United States taxpayers must file income taxes in a timely fashion, adhering to deadlines imposed by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The IRS realizes that sometimes circumstances prevent taxpay... Read More »

Will the IRS penalize you when you file taxes late?

When you file your tax return late and you owe taxes, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will penalize you with a total late-fee of 5 percent of the taxes you owe per month. If your return is more ... Read More »