2017 Tax Filing Season Calendar

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Happy 2017!  As tax documents start flowing into your mailbox and email inbox, please keep in mind the following dates for the 2017 tax filing season for 2016 tax returns.
January 17, 2017: Due date 4th Quarter estimated tax payments

January 23:  IRS begins processing returns for 2016 tax year

January 31: Deadline for employers to mail out W-2s and most 1099-MISC

February 15: Deadline for financial institutions to mail out 1099-B (interest, dividends, capital gains)

February 15: All 2016 tax returns claiming the Earned Income Credit (EIC) and/or Additional Child Tax Credit held by IRS until this date

March 15: Partnership (1065) & S-Corp (1120S) tax deadline.  Please note the new tax deadline for partnership returns is now March 15 instead of April 15 (or 18 depending on the year).

April 18: Individual and C-Corp (1120) tax deadline or request for extension.  Yes that’s right, you get an extra few days to prepare your return!