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Our Tax Center is here to provide you with the most up-to-date tax-related information all in one easy-to-access location. We regularly compile a list of important dates to help you avoid any surprises or penalties.

Our goal is to make tax season less stressful and more straightforward for each of our clients. If you have any questions about tax forms, their due dates, or any other tax-related issues, don’t hesitate to reach out to Murray & Kirchner CPA LLC, in McAllen, TX, at (956) 800-5600.

January 2020
January 15Deadline for 2019’s fourth-quarter estimated tax payments.
January 31Deadline for employers to send employees their W-2 Forms.
Deadline for businesses to report non-employee compensation, bank interest, dividends, distributions from retirement plans, etc. in the appropriate 1099 Forms.
February 2020
February 18Deadline for financial institutions to send:

  • Form 1099-B reporting sales of stock, bonds, or mutual funds through a brokerage account.
  • Form 1099-S on real estate transactions.
  • Form 1099-MISC reporting any payments in boxes 8 or 14.
February 28Deadline for businesses to send Forms 1099 and 1096 to the IRS
March 2020
March 16Deadline for corporate tax returns for the year 2019: Forms 1120, 1120-A and 1120-S.
Deadline for corporations that use the calendar year as their tax year to request a six-month extension using Form 1004.
Deadline to file partnership tax returns (Form 1065).
Deadline to request an automatic five-month extension (Form 7004).
April 2020
April 15Deadline to file individual tax returns for the year 2019 (Form 1040).
Deadline to request an automatic six-month extension (Form 4868) for filing; tax payment is still due April 15.
Deadline for last contribution to a traditional IRA, Roth IRA, Health Savings Account, SEP-IRA, or solo 401(k) for the 2019 tax year, excluding payments made to a SEP-IRA or solo 401(k) before October 15 for those granted an extension.
Deadline for payment of first-quarter estimated tax for the tax year 2020.
Deadline to file estate income tax or trust income tax returns (Form 1041).
Deadline to request an automatic five-month extension for filing (Form 7004).
June 2020
June 1Deadline for financial institutions to report balances in an individual retirement account (Form 5498).
June 15Deadline for payment of second-quarter estimated tax for tax year 2020.
Deadline for U.S. citizens living abroad to file individual tax returns (Form 1040).
Deadline to request automatic four-month extension for filing (Form 4868).
September 2020
September 15Deadline for payment of third-quarter estimated tax for the tax year 2020.
Deadline for those granted an extension to file corporate tax returns for the year 2019 (Forms 1120, 1120-A, 1120-S); final extended deadline.
October 2020
October 1Deadline to establish a SIMPLE-IRA for the self-employed and small employers.
October 15Deadline for those granted an extension to file individual tax returns for the year 2019 (Form 1040); final extended deadline.
Deadline for filing an electronic tax return with the IRS for the year 2019; only mail-in forms accepted beyond this date.
Deadline for those granted an extension to fund a SEP-IRA or solo 401(k) for the tax year 2019; final extended deadline.

What If I Miss a Deadline?

If you fail to meet a deadline, you will most likely be charged a financial penalty. Should this happen, file your return as soon as possible and apply for a payment plan immediately thereafter. The IRS is usually willing to work with you to reach an arrangement.

For clarification or elaboration for any of the above dates, don't hesitate to contact Murray & Kirchner CPA, LLC.