* Latest FEDERAL & CALIFORNIA INCOME TAX Updates *
On March 20, Treasury Secretary Mnuchin announced that the tax filing deadline has been extended to July 15, 2020. All taxpayers and businesses will have this additional time to File AND Make Payments without interest or penalties.
If you have scheduled a 2020 estimate or 2019 tax payment for April 15 and want to postpone in until July 15, you MUST contact the US Treasury Financial Agent at 888-353-4537. The call must be made no later than 11:59 ET two business days prior to 4/15.
The State of California has extended their Filing & Payment deadline to July 15, 2020.
If you have scheduled either a 2020 estimate or 2019 tax payment for April 15 and want to postpone it until July 15, YOU MUST cancel the payment by calling FTB's e-file help desk at (916) 845-0353. You must cancel the payment at least two working days before the scheduled withdrawal
* OTHER Important Updates *
This IS AN ADVANCED REFUND of credit to the tax imposed for the Tax Year 2020. Tax credit rebates of up to $1,200 per individual and $500 per child (16 years or younger) that are phased out for taxpayers with AGI over $75,000 ($150,000 MJF and $112,500 HOH) based on the 2019 tax year. If you have not yet filed your 2019 return, your data from 2018 will be used. Those who receive Social Security (either retirement or disability) but didn't file a return in 2018 or 2019, will receive stimulus checks based on the information sent to the IRS on 2019 Forms SSA-1099 or RRB-1099. Delivery of payment will be either electronically to the bank account used to pay prior taxes, or via a check. Stimulus Check Calculator - How much will I receive?
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