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If you wait to file taxes, you're also delaying your refund.

Some high earners may delay filing taxes to get a larger stimulus payment — but it won’t work for everyone

One benefit of waiting to file your taxes is the possibility of getting a bigger stimulus payment if your income was lower in 2018 than 2019.
There's plenty of free time to file taxes.

If you’re stuck at home for the foreseeable future, there’s no better time to do your taxes

Anyone who isn't sick or directly impacted by the coronavirus should use a few hours of their newfound free time to file taxes.
Filing online and requesting direct deposit is the quickest way to get your tax refund.

Here’s when you can expect your tax refund to hit your bank account, according to the IRS

Where's my tax refund? It should arrive within 21 days of filing electronically if you request direct deposit, according to the IRS.
The Saver's Credit can reduce your tax bill by up to $2,000 if you file jointly with your spouse.

You may be able to cut down your tax bill with a little-known credit if you saved for retirement this year

The Saver's Credit is a little-known tax credit that can reduce, or even eliminate, your tax bill if you saved for retirement in 2019.
Learn how to contact the IRS if you haven't received your refund, because there could be an error.

How to contact the IRS if you haven’t received your refund

Knowing how to contact the IRS if you haven't received your refund is important because there could be a system error.
Your tax refund should hit your bank account within 21 days if you file online.

Here’s when you can expect your tax refund to hit your bank account, according to the IRS

Taxes are due on April 15. You can expect to get your federal tax refund within 21 days of filing your tax return online.

Louisiana accidentally gave out $26 million in tax refunds after it paid people twice. Now it wants the money back.

After a computer error caused around 66,000 people to receive double refund payments, state officials reportedly said the system was fixed.
Nothing feels better than money in the bank.

Experts say small tax refunds are a good thing, but a look at how Americans spend the cash explains why they don’t feel the same

Americans rely heavily on tax refunds as a way to reset their finances and force savings, experts say.
A fan holds an American flag as paper falls from buildings above during the ticker tape parade for the U.S. women's soccer team to celebrate their World Cup final win over Japan, in New York, July 10, 2015.

After weeks of worry, Americans’ tax refunds are finally trending up

After three weeks of data showing the average tax refund was smaller than last year, the IRS announced Thursday that refunds are up 1.3% on average.
What deductions are you missing when filing your tax return?

10 things you probably didn’t know you could deduct on your taxes

What deductions are you missing when filing your tax return? Here are 10 that are often overlooked ahead of tax day 2019.