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    Federal and Ohio tax deadlines extended

    On March 17, 2021, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service announced that the federal income tax filing due date deadline has been extended from April 15, 2021 to May 17, 2021. At the same time, the IRS also concurrently extended the deadline for federal income tax payments for the 2020 tax year until May 17, 2021. The extension applies to individual taxpayers, including individuals who pay self-employment tax; the extension does not apply to estimated tax payments, which are still due on April 15, 2021. Nonetheless, the IRS still urges taxpayers to file their returns as soon as possible.

    On March 24, 2021, the Ohio Department of Taxation announced an extension of the state income tax filing due date deadline to May 17, 2021, to mirror the federal deadline.

    Bricker & Eckler’s tax attorneys will continue to monitor developments related to the 2021 tax season filing deadlines and will publish updates on our website. For any questions, please contact Zach EddyDave Jackson or any member of our tax team

    This is for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be legal advice and does not create or imply an attorney-client relationship.

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