We just got our family’s taxes prepared today – earlier than ever – because last month we got an email from our tax preparer about the IRS delaying the 2013 tax season (and subsequently, any refunds issued!). If you’re expecting a refund this year (like us), then get your taxes filed ASAP!
I’m sharing what he wrote in his email because it’s very helpful and important information for everyone! Read on:
IRS delays 2013 tax filing season
To be fair, I cannot really blame the IRS. The Congress held us on the edge of the fiscal cliff until after the New Year. When the politicians were finally done, it was already 2013. Guess what? The IRS now has to change the tax forms and reprogram their computer systems.
Imagine preparing for a wedding when the bride and the groom cannot decide whether or not they are marrying. When they finally agree, it’s the day before the wedding. Invitations are not sent, dresses are not tailored, caterers and entertainers are not hired… What will you do? Obviously, you will have to postpone the wedding. [Read more…]