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E-file IRS Form 4868
In order to e-file Personal Tax Extension Form 4868, you’ll need the following information:
- Your basic details, such as Name, Address, & SSN.
- Your spouse’s basic details (if you are filing a joint return)
- Total Tax liability and Payment for the 2023 tax year.
- Tax Balance due, if any.
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Why should you E-file 4868 Form with ExpressExtension?
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ExpressExtension is one of the trusted E-file Providers supporting individual income taxpayers to file a tax extension form with the IRS.
The IRS provides an automatic 6 month extension without asking any reasons when extension is filed using Form 4868.
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You can easily e-file your Form 4868 with the IRS in minutes with our step-by-step filing process and clear help texts.
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Once you E-File form 4868, You can expect instant approval from the IRS.
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You can E-File Form 4868 from any device as your wish. Tax Extension 4868 is possible on any device without any limitations.
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Frequently asked questions about 1040 Extension Form 4868
What is IRS Form 4868?
- The IRS Form 4868 is a tax extension form used by U.S. individual taxpayers to request an extension of up to 6 months to file their personal income tax return.
- Taxpayers who file Personal Tax Extension Form 4868 are not required to provide a reason for requesting an extension, as this extension is automatic.
- IRS Form 4868 also provides tax extensions for 1099 Contractors, Single Member LLCs, and Schedule C Sole Proprietors.
When is the Deadline to File Form 4868 for Tax Year 2023?
Form 4868 must be filed on or before the deadline for the tax form that you are requesting the extension.
For the 2023 tax year, Form 4868 is due by April 15, 2024. If you’re out of the country, you can file your return or this form by June 15, 2024.
What are the late filing penalties for the individual tax
The penalty for late filing of Form 1040 is
- 5% of the unpaid taxes for each month or part of the month that your return is late. The maximum penalty is 25% of
your unpaid tax.
- If the 1040 tax return is more than 60 days late, the minimum penalty is $450 or 100% of the unpaid tax, whichever is smaller.
Failure-to-file penalties typically cost more than failure-to-pay penalties. To learn more about penalties, visit irs.gov.
How do I E-file 1040 Extension Form 4868 with ExpressExtension?
Here’s how you can quickly e-file Form 4868 with ExpressExtension:
- Select Form 4868
- Enter Personal Details
- Enter the Payment Details
- Review your Form
- Transmit your Form to the IRS.