Monday, April 15, 2013

April 15th - Tax Filing Deadline is Here!

Today is the filing deadline for your 2012 tax returns! If you live in Massachusetts or Maine, you have until tomorrow April 16th to file your state return, but your Federal Return is still due with the IRS on 04/15.

If you haven't finished up and you need to file an extension, come on in today to our office and we will take care of that for you...the coffee and donuts are here waiting for you!

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Tips for Taxpayers Who Can't Pay Their Taxes on Time

If you find you owe tax after completing your federal tax return but can't pay it all when you file, the IRS wants you to know your options.

Here are four tips that can help you lower the amount of interest and penalties when you don’t pay the full amount on time.

1. File on time and pay as much as you can. Filing on time ensures that you will avoid the late filing penalty. Paying as much as you can reduces the late payment penalty and interest charges. For electronic payment options, see If you pay by check, make it payable to the United States Treasury and include it with your return.