Tax Guide

2016 IRS Tax Calendar

2016 Federal Legal Holidays

January 1 New Year's Day
January 18 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.
February 15 Washington's Birthday
April 15 District of Columbia Emancipation Day
May 30 Memorial Day
July 4 Independence Day
September 5 Labor Day
October 10 Columbus Day
November 11 Veterans' Day
November 24 Thanksgiving Day
December 25 Christmas Day

 

2016 E-File Dates

January 25   First day to e-file
January 25   First IRS acknowledgements of e-filed returns
April 18   Last day to e-file timely returns
April 18   Last day to e-file timely extension requests
April 21   Last day to retransmit rejected timely filed returns and extensions
June 15   Last day to e-file timely extension request for overseas taxpayers
October 15   Last day to e-file returns that received 6-month extension
October 20   Last day to retransmit rejected late or extension returns

 

Important 2016 Tax Dates

January 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
January 15   Make last 2015 estimated tax payment
February 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
March 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
April 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
April 18   Due date to file calendar year 2015 tax returns or request an automatic 6-month extension of time to file. Pay any tax that is due, even if you file a 6-month extension of time to file.
April 18   First 2016 estimated tax payment due
May 12   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
June 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
June 16   Second 2016 estimated tax payment due
July 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
August 11   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
September 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
September 15   Third 2016 estimated taxpayment due
October 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
October 15   Final due date to file calendar year 2015 tax returns for taxpayers who received a 6-month extension
November 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer
December 10   Report tips of $20 or more to employer