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How does it take for IRS to act on fraudulent tax extension

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how long does it take for IRS to act on fraudulent tax extension form
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  emc011075 replied 6 days ago.

Hi. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you.

I am sorry to disappoint you, but the IRS will not do anything about it. After today, if the return was not filed, the extension becomes invalid. An extension is type of good faith estimate, the IRS will not hold anybody liable for it. And many accountants do the same thing when filing last minute extensions. The extension is for extending time to file, not to pay, so it really does not matter if he claimed 0 or 100K income or liability.

Expert:  emc011075 replied 6 days ago.

I see you read my respond. Do you have any questions? Is there anything else I can help you with today?

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