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Do not let your income tax deadline sneak up on you. It is always good to keep a check on all the due dates so that you can avoid any late filing penalty charges. For your convenience, we have compiled a list of all important tax due dates and deadlines for 2020.

 

E-filing Dates:

  • January 27: First day to e-file and first IRS acknowledgments of e-filed returns
  • February 15: First-day refunds can be issued for taxpayers claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit or the Additional Child Tax Credit.
  • June 15: Last day to e-file timely extension request for overseas taxpayers
  • July 15: Last day to e-file returns and extensions
  • October 15:Last day to e-file returns that received a 6-month extension

Estimated Tax Payment Dates:

  • January 15: Make last 2019 estimated tax payment
  • April 15: First 2020 estimated tax payment due
  • June 15: Second 2020 estimated tax payment due
  • September 15: Third 2020 estimated tax payment due

(Due to Covid-19, the due date for tax filing that used to be April 15 has now extended by 3 months. The new deadline is July 15)

Tax Document Dates:

  • January 31, 2020: Deadline for employers to file Form W-2s with the Social Security Administration.
  • January 31, 2020: Deadline for reporting payments to contract workers on Form 1099-MISC.

You should also know all the federal legal holidays of that year so that if any dues date falls on a holiday then you can do the needful before that date. To make it simple for you here we have listed all the federal holidays in 2020.

Federal Holidays in 2020:

  • January 1: New Year’s Day
  • January 20: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday
  • February 17: Washington’s Birthday
  • May 25: Memorial Day
  • July 3: Independence Day
  • September 7: Labor Day
  • October 14: Columbus Day
  • November 11: Veterans’ Day
  • November 26: Thanksgiving Day
  • December 25: Christmas Day