Open the Miami Tax Guide on your Phone or update your browser

We've noticed you're currently using an old version of Internet Explorer. We are working to make the Miami Tax Guide compatible with old browsers. In the meantime, please open this site on your phone or consider updating your browser.

Should I file?

If the IRS owes you money

You should file right away. You have 3 years to claim your money (by filing) before you lose it forever. You won't be charged a late fee.

If you owe the IRS

You have to file taxes. You may get charged a late fee. It depends on the reason why you did not pay or file your taxes. You might be able to claim “reasonable causes,” things like serious illness or a natural disaster.

Other things people want to know before deciding to file taxes

Ready to move on to the next step? Click below

Want HELP?

If you still have questions or would like to schedule an your free tax prep appointment, call 211 or visit our friends the Miami Tax Pros