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News Release, U.S. Department of the Treasury

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service today announced they are extending the deadline for many administrative acts under the tax law as well as the tax filing and payment deadlines for fiscal year businesses, tax-exempt organizations and certain estates and trusts.

“In an effort to relieve taxpayers during these challenging times, Treasury and the IRS are extending tax deadlines for fiscal year businesses, tax-exempt organizations and more than 270 other tax-related deadlines,” said Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin.

Relief for tax-exempt organizations and fiscal year businesses

Tax returns and payments for tax-exempt organizations and fiscal year businesses due between April and June are postponed until July 15, 2020.

Estate taxes

Tax return and payment deadlines for estate taxes and associated gift taxes, typically due within nine months from the date of death, are postponed to July 15, 2020.

Administrative deadlines

For all taxpayers, Treasury and the IRS are extending an additional 270 administrative deadlines to July 15, 2020.

If you cannot read the document, please go to this direct link: Additional Relief for Taxpayers Affected by Ongoing Coronavirus Disease Pandemic 2019

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...