Filing Deadline – 10/15/21

Clients who requested extensions to file their 2020 tax returns of the upcoming Oct. 15 due date. People who asked for an extension should file on or before the extension deadline to avoid the penalty for filing late.

The third batch of advance Child Tax Credit payments for the month of September, totaling about $15 billion, is reaching about 35 million families across the country. Under the American Rescue Plan, most eligible families received payments dated July 15 and Aug. 13, along with the Sept. 15 payment. For these families, each payment is up to $300 per month for each child younger than age 6 and up to $250 per month for each child ages 6 through 17.