It’s Officially Filing Season: Here are Three Common Questions (and Answers)

Today the nation's tax filing season officially begins. As the IRS begins accepting and processing 2019 tax year returns, NTEU is answering  three common questions to help you get started: 

What are the most common errors people make when filing taxes?

Believe it or not, it’s the most basic information that due to typos or illegible writing can cause headaches for you down the line. Watch NTEU member Maria’s advice for making sure your information is complied correctly, and read more from the IRS list common mistakes here.  

How will I know when to expect my refund?

The IRS has a web page and an app for that. With your social security number, filing status and expected refund amount, you can track the status of your refund check here.

When are taxes due in 2020?

The deadline to file 2019 tax returns is Wednesday, April 15, 2020. More than 150 million individual tax returns are expected to be filed this year.

NTEU is proud to represent employees across the IRS, where tax help is available 24 hours a day by calling 1-800-829-1040 or by to get answers to your federal tax questions.