Springfield extends individual income tax deadline

SPRINGFIELD — The city of Springfield is extending the deadline to file and pay Individual 2020 Springfield income tax.

The new deadline for the city is May 17, 2021.

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Springfield’s announcement comes after the IRS announced that the deadline to file and pay for 2020 Federal Income Tax for individuals was extended to May 17 2021.

“There will be no late penalty or interest charges assessed for these filings and payments that were previously due April 15, 2021, as long as they are received or postmarked by May 17, 2021,” stated a release form the city.

Taxpayers can still request a Federal filing extension to Oct. 15, 2021, which will be honored by the city of Springfield.