Even though taxes for most are due by April 18, 2022, you can e-file (electronically file) your taxes earlier. The IRS likely will begin accepting electronic returns anywhere between Jan. 15 and Feb. 1, 2022, when taxpayers should have received their last paychecks of the 2021 fiscal year.
What date is the IRS accepting 2021 returns?
Jan. 24, 2022 Planning for the nation’s filing season process is a massive undertaking, and IRS teams have worked non-stop getting ready for the 2022 filing season. The IRS started accepting 2021 tax returns on Jan. 24, 2022.
Why is my tax return still processing 2021?
As in 2021, the IRS is again expecting numerous delays in processing tax returns due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency recommends filing electronically and setting up direct deposit this year, as it can help get your refund issued within 21 days, assuming there are no errors.2 days ago
Why is it taking so long for the IRS to process my return?
In fact for the latest tax season, the IRS has already announced that there will likely be longer than usual tax refund payment delays due to staffing/budget constraints and the payment and processing of new stimulus payments and tax credits over the new year and existing tax code changes to combat the COVID pandemic
Why is my IRS refund still processing 2020?
He said the IRS is still processing $9.8 million tax returns from 2020. The delays are mostly due to errors in filing, some having to do with the economic stimulus payments. This year, parents should keep an eye out for a letter from the IRS that will help them accurately report the amount of money they received.
How do I know if my tax return was accepted?
Once your Federal and/or State return has been accepted you will be able to check your status with the IRS or State once they have processed your return. You may also call 1-800-829-4477 to check on the status of your federal income tax refund.