2021 Filing Calendar

15 January  4th quarter 2020 estimated taxes are due

? January The IRS will begin accepting e-filed tax returns

31 January Deadline to provide a 1099-NEC to contractors you paid during 2020

15 April 1st quarter 2021 estimated taxes are due

15 April — File your 2020 individual income tax return on Form 1040 and pay any tax due 

15 April — For additional time to file your 2019 individual tax return, submit Form 4868 to obtain 6 additional months or contact me for assistance

15 June 2nd quarter 2021 estimated taxes are due

15 June — U.S. citizens, resident aliens, and military personnel living and working outside the United States and Puerto Rico, file Form 1040 and pay any tax, interest, and penalties due

15 September  3rd quarter 2021 estimated taxes are due

15 October — If you received an automatic 6-month extension to file your 2020 income tax return, file Form 1040 and pay any tax, interest, and penalties due

You will be charged interest on any amount not paid by the regular 15 April deadline until the date the tax is paid.

If you’re serving in a combat zone and return home after the 15 April deadline, you’re allowed an extension of 180 days from the date you returned home plus the number of days between 1 Jan – 15 April you were in a combat zone.