If you need more time to organize all the documents required to file a business tax return, you can request for an automatic tax extension by filing Form 7004 with the IRS before March 15, 2019, which extends your filing deadline up to 7 months.
The IRS Form 7004 is an application for ""Automatic Extension of Time To File Certain Business Income Tax, Information, and Other Returns” which automatically extends the filing deadline for 33 different sets of IRS Forms. The IRS typically grants automatic extensions up to 7 months depending on the business type and tax year period.
Corporate Tax Extension - To extend C-Corporation or S-Corporation filing deadlines with the IRS, use 7004 form for the following set of IRS returns:
|Form 1120||Form 1120-C||Form 1120-F||Form 1120-FSC||Form 1120-H|
|Form 1120-L||Form 1120-ND||Form 1120-SF||Form 1120-PC||Form 1120-ND (Section 4951 taxes)|
|Form 1120-REIT||Form 1120-RIC||Form 1120S||Form 1120-POL|
These forms are only eligible for a 5 1/2-month tax extension when filing IRS Form 7004:
|Form 1041(Trust)||Form 1041(estate other than a bankruptcy estate)|
The following forms are eligible for a 6-month tax extension when filing Extension Form 7004:
|Form 706-GS (D)||Form 706-GS (T)||Form 1041 (bankruptcy estate only)||Form 1041-N||Form 1041-QFT||Form 1042|
|Form 1065||Form 1065-B||Form 1066||Form 3520-A||Form 8612||Form 8613|
|Form 8725||Form 8804||Form 8831||Form 8876||Form 8924||Form 8928|
Depending on the type of business and tax year period, these entities may qualify for an automatic extension up to 7 months:
Our application is compatible with both iOS and Android devices. You can e-file Form 7004 online from anywhere by accessing ExpressExtension from your mobile browser.