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The U.S. Department of the Treasury and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced the July 15 tax-filing and payment deadline will not be postponed for a second time due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The original April 15 deadline was extended three months as a result of the pandemic. Individuals unable to meet the July 15 due date can request an automatic extension of time to file until October 15, according to a news release.

The IRS said taxpayers filing Form 1040 series returns must file Form 4868 by July 15 to obtain an automatic extension to October 15. The extension provides additional time to file the tax return, but it is not an extension to pay any taxes due.

“The IRS understands that those affected by the coronavirus may not be able to pay their balance in full by July 15, but we have many payment options to help taxpayers,” IRS commissioner Chuck Rettig said in a prepared statement.

The IRS said state filing and payment deadlines may differ from the federal July 15 deadline.