Five Tips for Taxpayers Who Requested an Extension to File Federal Taxes


1. Did you request an extension in time? 

If somebody was late submitting an extension, the extension in all probability isn’t legitimate, mentioned Lisa Featherngill, the nationwide director of wealth planning at Comerica Bank. “This isn’t a problem if they are due a refund,” she says. “However, if they owe tax, they can be assessed a late filing penalty.”