When are taxes due?
Taxes are due on April 15 of the following
year for most people.
For example, for the tax year 2007, the due
date for filing the tax return for the year 2007 is Tuesday
April 15, 2008.
When are taxes not due on April 15?
Taxpayers can file for an extension to file
tax returns by filing the form 4868, Application for Automatic
Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax
By filing the tax form 4868, the taxpayer
can extend his or her tax filing date for 6 months from April
15 due date.