Susan Tompor: Coronavirus confusion continues in 2020 tax season

Sure, we thought the chaos and confusion of last year’s tax season was long behind us.This year, they told us, was bound to be better as people became more familiar with the new tax rules that initially showed up on 2018 tax returns.Then the coronavirus crisis took hold in the United States. And 2020 tax season has become more confusing by the minute.Now, the April 15 deadline for filing and paying your taxes has been extended to July 15. But you might not want to wait that long, especially if you’re owed a federal income tax refund. The Internal Revenue Service said most tax refunds are still…

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