Category Archives: Due Dates for 2016

Form 5500 due date is approaching

August 1, 2016, is the deadline for filing Form 5500 for retirement or employee benefit plans on a calendar year. (The usual due date of July 31, 2016, is a Sunday.) There are two updates to be aware of. First, Form 5500 includes new compliance questions that plan sponsors can skip when completing the form. Second, if you’re required to… (more…)

Keep Track of These Upcoming Tax Deadlines

 January 15 – Final 2015 individual estimated tax payment is due, unless your 2015 tax return is filed and taxes are paid in full by February 1, 2016. January 15 – Due date for calendar-year trusts and estates to pay final installment of 2015 estimated tax. February 1 – Employers must furnish employees with W-2 statements for 2015. Payers must… (more…)

Law Revises Due Dates for 2016 Returns

The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 changed due dates for some 2016 federal business returns (the ones you’ll file in 2017). Here’s a sample of the changes: Partnerships (Form 1065) – 2½ months after the close of the tax year. For calendar-year partnerships, that means a due date of March 15. C corporations (Form… (more…)