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Gov. Pritzker Announces Income Tax Filing Extension


Chicago — As part of measures designed to address the economic challenges facing Illinois families during the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor JB Pritzker announced a three-month extension of the income tax filing deadline.

he state is extending the income tax filing and payment deadline from April 15 to July 15. The Department of Revenue (IDOR) will continue to process tax refunds for those filing ahead of the new deadline.

It is reccomended that the
fastest, most secure way to receive a refund is to file tax returns electronically and request a direct deposit into a checking or savings account. Taxpayers who have already filed a return can check the status of their return by using the Where’s My Refund? link located at MyTax.Illinois.Gov.

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