Daily Tax Report: State

Mnuchin Declines to Offer a Second Blanket Extension on Filing

June 29, 2020, 10:57 PM

“After consulting with various external stakeholders, we have decided to have taxpayers request an extension if more time is needed,” Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin says in statement.

  • NOTE: In March, IRS extended the April 15 deadline to July 15 due to Covid-19; Mnuchin had said he was considering a second deadline extension
    • See earlier: Mnuchin Says He May Consider Second Tax Due-Date Extension
  • “The IRS understands that those affected by the coronavirus may not be able to pay their balances in full by July 15, but we have many payment options to help taxpayers,” IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig says in...

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