The deadline for filing your 2016 Individual Income Tax return this year is April 18, 2017.  Generally your return is due on the 15th day of the fourth month of the year (April 15th).  However, this year the 15th falls on a Saturday, which would generally push the filing date back to the following Monday (April 17th).  With the way the dates fall this year, Washington D.C. Emancipation Day will be recognized on April 17th, pushing the return filing due date back to April 18, 2017. There are many important things to know about the return filing deadline.  First and foremost, this is the date that your return must be filed and paid (if a balance is owed).  Failure to timely file and pay your return can result in multiple issues, including interest and penalties being assessed by the IRS and State of Michigan, default of any previously established resolution, and potential issues getting a loan or applying for financial aid. When a return is… Read More

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