Tax Talk & Links

Tax Links & FAQs

The IRS, State of Illinois and SBA (Small Business Administration) have established special sections focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) below.

* COVID-19 Federal Tax Relief for Individuals and Businesses

* 2019 Federal Tax Filing and Estimate FAQ

* COVID-19 State of Illinois Tax Relief for Individuals and Businesses

* COVID-19 Small Business Guidance (SBA.GOV)

* Additional IL State & Federal Financial Support for Individuals & Small Businesses (BDE blog)

Federal Tax FAQs

Please allow 3-5 weeks to receive your federal refund. Create an account on IRS.GOV or download the mobile app to track real-time status here.
* Setup IRS Account
* IRS2Go Mobile App
Pay your Individual Taxes Online, or setup a Payment Plan.
* Pay Your Federal Taxes
Need information from your W-2, 1099, 1098, Form 5498, IRA Contributions, Form 1040, 1040A or 1040EZ?
* Transcript Types and Ways to Order Them
* Order Transcript Online or by Mail
* View Your IRS Account Information
  • Your payoff amount, updated for the current calendar day
  • The balance for each tax year for which you owe
  • Up to 24 months of your payment history
  • Key information from your current tax year return as originally filed

IL State Tax FAQs

Please allow 4-6 weeks to receive your Illinois State Tax Refund. Create an ILLINOIS.GOV account to track status below.
* IL Tax Refund FAQ
* Check Status of IL Tax Refund (current tax year only)

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