Automatic Extensions

Some due dates have changed for tax returns due in 2016
Form 1040 due April 18th (or hand delivered April 19th in MA and ME) with 6-month extension available to October 17th
Form 1041 due April 18th (or hand delivered April 19th in MA and ME) with 5-month extension available to September15th
Form 1065 due April 18th (or hand delivered April 19th in MA and ME) with 6-month extension available to September 15th
Form W-2 and 1099-MISC (non-employee compensation) due March 2nd, with “30-day” discretionary extension available to March 28th
Form 1120S due March 16th, with 6-month extension available to September 15th

Many due dates have changed for years with tax returns that are due after 2016 (due in 2017)
Form 1040 due April 15th (April 18th), with 6-month extension available to October 15th (October 16th)
Form 1041 due April 15th (April 18th), with 5½-month extension available to September 30th (October 2nd)
Form 1065 due March 15th, with 6-month extension available to September 15th
Form W-2 and 1099-MISC due January 31st, with 30-day discretionary extension available to March 2nd  (Form 8809)
Form 1120S due March 15th, with 6-month extension available to September 15th

FinCEN Report 114 (FBAR) due April 15th (April 18th), with totally automatic pre-granted 6-month extension available to October 15th (October 16th)
December Y/E Form 1120 due April 15th (April 18th), with 6-month extension available to October 15th (October 16th)
May Y/E Form 1120 due September 15th, with 6-month extension available to March 15th
June Y/E Form 1120 due September 15th, with 7-month extension available to April 15th (April 18th)
Form 5500 due July 31st, with 3½-month extension available to November 15th (REPEALED DECEMBER 2015)
Form 5500 due July 31st, with 2½-month extension available to October 15th (October 16th)


26 CFR 1.6081-4 – Automatic extension of time for filing individual income tax return.

26 CFR 301.6651-1 – Failure to file tax return or to pay tax.

§301.6651-1(c)(3)  Reasonable cause will be presumed.


IRS – Extension of Time To File Your Tax Return

https://drsbustax.ct.gov/AUT/welcometpbf.aspx
https://drsbustax.ct.gov/AUT/welcomebusiness.aspx
https://drsbustax.ct.gov/SBR/PSC/formCT1065CT1120SIReg.aspx?TXPYRTYP=B&fromwelcome=yes

http://www.tax.ny.gov/pit/file/ext.htm
https://www8.tax.ny.gov/PEXT/pextHome

http://www.mass.gov/dor/individuals/filing-and-payment-information/filing-options/webfile-and-electronic-filing/automatic-extensions-on-the-web.html

https://interactive.marylandtaxes.com/Individuals/iFile_ChooseForm/default.asp
800-260-3664

https://www.taxpayerservicecenter.com/ind/FR127LoadStep1.do

http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f4868.pdf

https://esweb.revenue.louisiana.gov/OnlineTaxExtensions/IndividualTaxExtension.aspx