Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday announced that Americans will have until July 15 to file their taxes, moving the annual April 15 deadline to stem the effects of the coronavirus outbreak.
“At [President Trump’s] direction, we are moving Tax Day from April 15 to July 15. All taxpayers and businesses will have this additional time to file and make payments without interest or penalties,” Mnuchin wrote on Twitter.
“If you have refunds or credits, you can still claim now,” President Trump said Friday at a White House press conference.
Mnuchin echoed that, saying: “I encourage all taxpayers who may have tax refunds to file now to get your money.” Read more…