COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

A quick update regarding the COVID-19 Coronavirus:

First of all, we understand your concerns and will work with you to prepare your returns. Also, yes, we’re open and we will remain open throughout the tax filing season. And we are still making appointments for anyone who needs one. We are also still available for you to drop off your information to us for tax preparation.

If you have an appointment scheduled, we will proceed as normal. If you are not feeling up to making it out to us, you can always send us your information. Just give us a call beforehand so we know it’s coming.

[update as of 3/20/20] According to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin, the deadline to FILE has been extended by 90 days, along with the deadline to PAY. Any income tax payments due on April 15, 2020 (including estimated taxes) will now be due on July 15, 2020. No additional interest or penalties, or late filing penalties, will accrue until this date. More information can be found at this link: https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/payment-deadline-extended-to-july-15-2020

[update as of 3/25/20] Georgia has officially extended its income tax payment AND filing deadline to July 15. This extension is automatic and no further action is needed on the taxpayer’s part. The extension also applies to estimated taxes due on April 15. In addition, there is also a vehicle registration extension to May 15, 2020 for all that expire between March 16, 2020 and May 14, 2020. More information can be found at this link:
https://dor.georgia.gov/press-releases/2020-03-25/georgia-income-tax-and-tag-renewal-deadlines-extended

 

-Heritage Accounting and Tax Services
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