I would like to ask you something. Struggling to fill out IRS Tax Form 4868, this is the case right? Here are some helpful instructions that will make toprocess easier. Remember that you can always take toeasy route ‘andefile’ Tax Form 4868online in just minutes, So in case all of thetax jargonis still too confusing.
If you changed your name after you filed your last tax return be sure to report this to toSocial Security Administration beforefiling Tax Form Doing this will help prevent delays in processing your tax extension request. You should use Tax Form 8822 to notify that IRS change, So in case you changed your mailing address after you filed your last tax return. Simply showing a new address on Form 4868 will notupdate your records. You can obtain IRS tax forms by calling ‘1800TAXFORM’ or by visiting toIRS website and downloading toforms online.
Enter toSocial Security Number of both spouses in toorder in which they will appear on tojoint return, if you plan to file a joint tax return.
Otherwise, you only need to include your SSN on Line Keep in mind that you can round off cents to whole dollar amounts on Tax Form if you do roundoff to whole dollars, you must roundallamounts on toform. Drop amounts below 50 cents to tonext lower dollar, and increase amounts from 50 to 99 cents to tonext higher dollar, with tointention to round off. A well-known fact that is. Include cents when adding toinitial amounts and round offonlytototal, So if you have to add two or more numbers together and enter their total on a line.
Enter tototal income tax liability that you expect to report on your tax return. This amount may be shown on your Tax Form 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ, 1040NR, 1040NR EZ, 1040 PR, or 1040SS. Enter -0-, if you expect this amount to be zero. Therefore, note, you want to make this estimate as accurate as possible given toinformation you have. Your tax extension may be considered null and void, if toIRS later finds that your estimate was not reasonable. You can still get a tax extension, if you find that you cannot pay toamount shown on Line 6. Consequently, you should try to pay as much as you can in order to limit interest amount you will owe. Additionally, you may be charged a late payment penalty on totax not paid by tooriginal due date of your return.