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Forms 7004

The IRS Form 7004 is an extension form filed by businesses to get an automatic extension of up to 6 months to file certain business income tax.

File Form 7004

Forms 4868

Form 4868 offers individual taxpayers an opportunity to extend the due date for submitting their income tax return.

File Form 4868

Forms 8868

Nonprofits and tax-exempt organizations can use Form 8868 to automatically postpone their annual tax return filing by 6 months.

File Form 8868

How to e-file IRS extension?

  • Step 1

    Fill out the form information.

  • Step 3

    Choose the specific extension form required for your filing.

  • Step 3

    Submit the extension form electronically to the IRS.

  • Step 4

    Receive confirmation upon IRS acceptance through notification or check the status within your TaxZerone account.

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Who is TaxZerone?

TaxZerone is an IRS-authorized e-file service provider that assists businesses and individuals in easily and securely filing multiple IRS forms, including excise, employment tax, extension, information returns, and tax-exempt forms. TaxZerone is the sister product of SecurePayStubs.

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Easily submit your extension forms to the IRS through a simple online process. Follow the step-by-step guide to securely e-file and settle any outstanding balance with just a few clicks.


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Receive immediate notification of your tax return's acceptance by the IRS, with the added convenience of checking its status through your TaxZerone account.

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Frequently asked questions

What is Form 7004?

Form 7004 is the Application for Automatic Extension of Time To File Certain Business Income Tax, Information, and Other Returns. It is used by businesses, partnerships, and certain trusts to request an extension of time to file their tax returns. This form allows these entities to request an additional six months to file their tax returns beyond the original due date.

What is Form 4868?

Form 4868, commonly known as the Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return, is a document provided by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) of the United States. This form serves as a request for an extension for individual taxpayers to file their income tax returns.

What is Form 8868?

Form 8868 is a document that tax-exempt organizations, like nonprofits and charities, can use to ask the IRS for more time to file their annual tax return. It's like a permission slip for an extra six months. This form helps these organizations avoid penalties for filing late if they need more time to get all their financial info together or finish their tax return accurately.

What business tax forms can be extended using Form 7004?

Form 7004, Application for Automatic Extension of Time to File Certain Business Income Tax, Information, and Other Returns, is typically used by businesses to request an automatic extension of time to file certain tax returns.

The extension generally applies to forms such as:

  • Form 1065: U.S. Return of Partnership Income
  • Form 1120: U.S. Corporation Income Tax Return
  • Form 1120-C: U.S. Income Tax Return for Cooperative Associations
  • Form 1120-F: U.S. Income Tax Return of a Foreign Corporation
  • Form 1120-FSC: U.S. Income Tax Return of a Foreign Sales Corporation
  • Form 1120-H: U.S. Income Tax Return for Homeowners Associations
  • Form 1120-L: U.S. Life Insurance Company Income Tax Return
  • Form 1120-ND: Return for Nuclear Decommissioning Funds and Certain Related Persons
  • Form 1120-PC: U.S. Property and Casualty Insurance Company Income Tax Return
  • Form 1120-POL: U.S. Income Tax Return for Certain Political Organizations
  • Form 1120-REIT: U.S. Income Tax Return for Real Estate Investment Trusts
  • Form 1120-RIC: U.S. Income Tax Return for Regulated Investment Companies
  • Form 1120-S: U.S. Income Tax Return for an S Corporation
  • Form 3520-A: Annual Information Return of Foreign Trust With a U.S. Owner
  • Form 8612: Return of Excise Tax on Undistributed Income of Regulated Investment Companies

These are some common forms that businesses might file for which an extension can be requested using Form 7004.

When is the due date for 7004?

For businesses operating on a fiscal tax year or with non-calendar year-end dates, the deadline for filing Form 7004 is the 15th day of the third month following the close of the tax year. For example, if a business's fiscal year ends on June 30th, the deadline for filing Form 7004 would be September 15th. This form allows these businesses to request an extension beyond the standard deadline.

When is the due date for 4868?

The due date for tax file extension Form 4868 for the 2023 tax year is April 15, 2024. Make sure to e-file the extension form using TaxZerone or any other approved method before this date to avoid penalties.

When is the due date for 8868?

The due date for filing Form 8868 to request an extension for tax-exempt organizations that follow the calendar tax year is May 15, 2024. This extends the deadline for filing the tax return up to November 15, 2024. If the organization follows a fiscal tax year, the due date is the 15th day of the 5th month after the end of the organization's tax year.

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