Millions of Americans still haven't filed taxes

More Americans are waiting until the last minute to file their taxes. Last year’s end-of-season rush was intense. The Internal Revenue Service collected 29 million individual returns between April 8 and April 22. That’s one-fifth of all those filed in 2016, a 24 percent surge in late-season filings from the previous year. Taxpayers have a few extra days to procrastinate: While the traditional deadline is April 15, returns this year are due by midnight Tuesday. And Americans were already behind s...

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