Tax Payers Get One More Day To File Their Tax Return.

The Internal Revenue Services announced that it is providing one more day to taxpayers for filing and paying their taxes following system issues that surfaced early on the April 17 tax deadline. Individuals and businesses with a filing or payment due date of April 17 will now have until midnight on Wednesday, April 18. Taxpayers do not need to do anything to receive this extra time.

The System Issue surfaced on Tuesday morning. Although taxpayers were still able to file their tax returns electronically through their software providers and Free File.