2012 Form 1040 Filing Deadlines

Taxpayers will have until April 17, 2012 to file their 2011 tax returns since April 15, 2012  is on a Sunday and the Emancipation Day holiday observed in the District of Columbia falls on April 16, 2012.

The IRS will begin accepting e-file returns on January 17, 2012.

The extended deadline for individual returns will be October 15, 2012