Q: I filed my taxes in march and paid the fee online, but I haven't received a confirmation of receipt. Is that normal?
I'm Brazilian and filed the 1040 form as an international alien, from Brazil (I worked in the US for 1 year). I haven't received a confirmation of receipt. Because I don't have any refunds due, I can't access my status on the IRS website.
Your payment would serve as a quasi form of confirmation. Check your bank
account for the withdrawal. It would have occurred within 24 hours unless you
specified a later date.
If you e-filed, you can also obtain an electronic postmark from your software
or tax professional.
You may alternately contact the IRS and request your account transcript for
the relevant tax year. This transcript will evidence the return receipt and summary of
tax return information.
Dsiclaimer: Information provided is intended as general in nature and not to be
relied upon as individual advice nor shall it create an attorney client relationship.
A: Keep receipt of your payment as proof of filing your returns. The information presented herein is for general purposes only. It is not intended to, and may not be construed as legal, tax or accounting advice. Neither is it intended as a solicitation. For specific advice, please consult an appropriate attorney in person. Good luck. Zaher Fallahi, Tax Attorney, CPA.
A: Keep record of your tax payment as proof of filing the returns. The information presented herein is for general purposes only. It is not intended to, and may not be construed as legal, tax or accounting advice. Neither is it intended as a solicitation. For specific advice, please consult an appropriate attorney in person. Good luck. Zaher Fallahi, Tax Attorney, CPA.
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