Tax Day 2020: What You Need to Know

Today is the final day to file your 2019 income taxes following an extension due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Penalties and interest will begin to accrue on any remaining unpaid federal income tax balances on July 16.

In Maryland, state income tax filing was also extended to July 15. Comptroller Peter Franchot says if you cannot pay your taxes you should still file. “Still file the return, we’ll contact you and we’ll put together a payment plan. They won’t be heavy handed, there are no penalties, no interest applied.” he said according to WJZ-TV.

In Delaware, state staff are being made available for those who have questions. Taxpayers are urged to visit