WASHINGTON (AP) – Taxpayers are picking up a few extra days to get their returns into the IRS.READ MORE: Day 2 Of The State Fair Of Texas Brings Visitors Fun, Football & Fried Food
Instead of the traditional April 15 deadline, which comes Saturday, this year’s tax returns aren’t due until Tuesday April 18th.
The combination of April 15 falling on a Saturday and Monday’s Emancipation Day holiday in the District of Columbia is putting off the tax deadline a few extra days.READ MORE: No Injuries Reported After Propane Tank Explosion At Texas Motor Speedway
If Tuesday’s deadline is still too soon, taxpayers can request an automatic six-month extension.
The IRS says nearly 40 million taxpayers have yet to file their returns.MORE NEWS: Officials: 2 Missing Texas Kids Found Alive After Being Kidnapped By Registered Sex Offender
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