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1/30/2013

Sign-in with Facebook or Google to Get Started on a Tax Extension




If you need to file a tax extension, ExpressExtension is the easiest way to E-File it in just a few minutes.  ExpressExtension makes it even easier to get started by being able to sign in with your facebook or google account.  This video walks you through the simple process.
With ExpressExtension is only takes you a few minutes to E-File a Business Tax Extension using Form 7004, Personal Tax Extension using Form 4868 or Non Profit Tax Extension using Form 8868.  

If you have any questions about the E-Filing process of Tax Extensions, you can contact the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.
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1/28/2013

Use a PIN for your Electronic Signature to E-File a Tax Extension




With ExpressExtension.com, you can quickly and easily E-File a Business Tax Extension using Form 7004, Personal Tax Extension using Form 4868 or Non Profit Tax Extension using Form 8868.  


During the E-Filing process, you will come to a PIN Details screen, after you enter your IRS payment information.  You will be asked to enter any 5 digits as your PIN, which serves as your electronic signature when E-Filing with the IRS.  You will also need to enter your birthday.  You will also need to verify your account information with the IRS by using your prior year Adjusted Gross Income, prior year PIN or prior year Electronic Filing PIN.  This video walks you through the process.

If you have any questions about the E-Filing process of Tax Extensions, you can contact the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com. 
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1/25/2013

Entering Basic Information in the IRS Form 4868 through ExpressExtension


 

With Express Extension.com, you can E-File a Personal Tax Extension using Form 4868, quickly and easily.  You will need to enter some basic information and this video will walk you through the process.
 
Remember that a tax extension is not an extension of time to pay, but rather an extension of time to file. The IRS will still expect the full payment if you owe any tax.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can contact the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.
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1/23/2013

Filing A Tax Extension Does NOT Extend Time To Pay Taxes


E-Filing a Tax Extension is quick and easy with ExpressExtension. Depending on which type of extension you need to file, the extension will allow you an additional 3-6 months to file your tax return.

However a Tax Extension DOES NOT extend the time to pay your taxes.  The IRS still expects full tax payment of any taxes due.  Failure to pay the taxes by the due date may lead to penalties and/or interest.  
If you have any questions about E-Filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.
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1/21/2013

How To E-File a Tax Extension


 

If you need to file a tax extension, you can use ExpressExtension.com. ExpressExtension is an IRS authorized E-File Provider and you can use them to file a business extension using Form 7004, a personal extension using Form 4868, or a non-profit extension using Form 8868.  E-filing this tax extension online can give you up to 6 months of extra time to file your tax return.


The whole process takes less than 10 minutes and prices start at $9.95.  It is important to note that filing your tax extension does not extend time to pay taxes. Taxes are due by the original deadline.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/18/2013

How To E-File Form 8868




You can E-File IRS Form 8868 for a Non-Profit or Exempt Organization Tax Extension though ExpressExtension.com.  


This video walks you through the process from signing in to transmitting your return directly to the IRS.  Most returns are accepted by the IRS within minutes, to extend the tax deadline by 3 months.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/16/2013

How to E-File Form 4868


 

You can E-File Form 4868 for a Personal Tax Extension though ExpressExtension.com. The IRS Form 4868 can be used for personal returns, 1099 contractors, sole proprietors and single member LLCs.


This video walks you through the process from signing in to transmitting your return directly to the IRS.  Most returns are accepted by the IRS within minutes, to extend the tax deadline by 6 months.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/14/2013

How to E-File Form 7004




You can E-File IRS Form 8868 for a Non-Profit or Exempt Organization Tax Extension though ExpressExtension.com.  


This video walks you through the process from signing in to transmitting your return directly to the IRS.  Most returns are accepted by the IRS within minutes, to extend the tax deadline by 3 months.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/11/2013

Pros and Cons of Filing a Tax Extension


Preparing the information necessary to file your tax return can be an overwhelming task and you may wonder whether you should file a tax extension to allow yourself more time.  Here are some of the pros and cons regarding tax extensions.

Pros

  • You will have an additional 6 months to complete your taxes
  • You avoid late fees
  • You do not have to provide a reason for filing an extension
  • You can improve the accuracy of your return
  • You can save on tax preparation fees
  • Filing a tax extension is easy when you E-File with ExpressExtension

Cons

  • You still have to file the tax extension by April 15, 2013
  • Tax extensions do not extend the time to pay any tax due
  • You will have to wait for your refund
  • You may have to file additional forms for state returns

These are just some of the pros and cons for filing tax extensions.  You need to look at your situation to determine whether a tax extension is the answer for you.  If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/09/2013

Non-Profit Extension Form 8868


Use Form 8868 , Application for Extension of Time To File an Exempt Organization Return, to request an automatic 3 month (6 month for Form 990-T filed by a corporation) extension of time to file any of the following returns:

  • Form 990 , Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax
  • Form 990-EZ , Short Form Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax
  • Form 990-PF , Return of Private Foundation
  • Form 990-T , Unrelated Business Income Tax Return
  • Form 1041-A , U.S. Information Return – Trust Accumulation of Charitable Amounts
  • Form 4720 , Return of Certain Excise Taxes on Charities and Other Persons under Chapter 41 and 42 of the Internal Revenue Code
  • Form 5227 , Split Interest Trust Information Return
  • Form 6069 , Return of Excise Tax on Excess Contributions to Black Lung Benefit Trust under Section 4953 and Computation of Section 192 Deduction
  • Form 8870 , Information Return for Transfers Associated with Certain Personal Benefit Contracts

The deadline to file a Non-Profit Tax Extension is May 15, 2013. If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/07/2013

IRS Form 4868: Automatic Extension for Individual Tax Returns


A personal tax extension uses Form 4868, officially called an Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return. The key word here is Automatic. The deadline to file a Personal Tax Extension is April 15, 2013. If you don’t think you’ll be able to hit that dreaded April 15 deadline, you can get an extension easily by E-Filing Form 4868. The IRS will grant you an extra six months to file; your new deadline will be October 15.


Please note: IRS Form 4868 does not extend the time for payment of tax. Generally, payment of any balance due according to IRS Form 4868 is required by the due date of the return for which this extension is filed.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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1/04/2013

IRS Form 7004: Automatic Extension for Business Tax Returns


IRS Form 7004, officially known as the “Form 7004 – Application for Automatic Extension of Time To File Certain Business Income Tax, Information, and Other Returns,” is a request for an automatic extension of time to file certain business tax returns. The deadline to file a Business Tax Extension is March 15, 2013. The extension will be granted by the IRS if the business:
1.     Complete IRS Form 7004 properly,
2.     Make a proper estimate of the tax (if applicable),
3.     File the form by the due date of the return to which the Form 7004 applies, 4.     Pay any tax that is due.


An IRS Form 7004 can be submitted to automatically extend the filing deadline for 32 different IRS returns. The IRS typically grants automatic extensions of five (5) or six (6) months, depending on the return for which the extension is filed. The eligible returns and length of automatic extensions are listed below:
Automatic 5-Month Extension:
Automatic 6-Month Extension:

Please note: IRS Form 7004 does not extend the time for payment of tax. Generally, payment of any balance due according to IRS Form 7004 is required by the due date of the return for which this extension is filed.

If you have any questions about filing Tax Extensions, you can call, email or chat online with the Express Tax Support Center in Rock Hill, SC at 803-514-5155 between the hours of 8am – 6pm EST, Monday through Friday or email support@ExpressExtension.com.  We have Spanish Support too!
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