Meridian Star


January 12, 2014

Mark these tax dates on your 2014 calendar

MERIDIAN — Don’t subject yourself to tax penalties for missing important filing deadlines in 2014. Get out your 2014 calendar and mark any of the following tax deadlines that apply to you or your business.

   January 15 – Due date for the fourth and final installment of 2013 estimated tax for individuals (unless you file your 2013 return and pay any balance due by January 31).

   January 31 – Employers must furnish 2013 W-2 statements to employees. 1099 information statements must be furnished to payees by payers. (Deadline for providing Forms 1099-B and consolidated statements to customers is February 18.)

   January 31 – Employers must file 2013 federal unemployment tax returns and pay any tax due.

   February 28 – Payers must file information returns (such as 1099s) with the IRS. (March 31 is the deadline if filing electronically.)

   February 28 – Employers must send W-2 copies to the Social Security Administration. (March 31 is the deadline if filing electronically.)

   March 3 – Farmers and fishermen who did not make 2013 estimated tax payments must file 2013 tax returns and pay taxes in full.

   March 17 – 2013 calendar-year corporation income tax returns are due.

   April 15 – Individual federal income tax returns for 2013 are due unless you file for an automatic extension. Taxes owed are due regardless of extension.

   April 15 – 2013 federal partnership returns are due.

   April 15 – 2013 annual gift tax returns are due.

   April 15 – Deadline for making your 2013 IRA and education savings account contributions.

   April 15 – First installment of 2014 individual estimated tax is due.

   June 16 – Second installment of 2014 individual estimated tax is due.

   September 15 – Third installment of 2014 individual estimated tax is due.

   October 15 – Deadline for filing your 2013 individual tax return if you filed for an extension of the April 15 deadline.

David Compton is a Certified Public Accountant with offices in Meridian and Birmingham, Ala.

Text Only
Biz Marquee
New Today

New federal data show Mississippi received 179 unaccompanied children caught at the U.S. border this year. Gov. Phil Bryant wrote to President Barack Obama demanding the president pre-announce plans to send immigrants to Mississippi, saying Mississippi would block transports. Do you agree with Bryant?

     View Results
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive In Case of Fire, Oxygen Masks for Pets Mobile App Gives Tour of Battle of Atlanta Sites
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide