IRS: 2014 Filing Season Gets Late Start

Posted on October 23, 2013 · Posted in Industry News
The IRS has announced a delay of approximately one to two weeks to the start of the 2014 filing season. The IRS is exploring options to shorten the delay and will announce a final decision on the start of the 2014 filing season in December. The original start date of the 2014 filing season was January 21 and with a one- to two-week delay the IRS would start accepting and processing 2013 individual tax returns between January28 and February 4 2014. For more details go to http://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/2014-Tax-Season-to-Start-Later-Following-Government-Closure;-IRS-Sees-Heavy-Demand-As-Operations-Resume