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IRS Pre-Holiday Reminder: 2017 Refunds Will be Delayed

IRS Pre-Holiday Reminder: 2017 Refunds Will be Delayed

The Internal Revenue Service issued a press release Tuesday to remind taxpayers that 2015’s PATH Act will delay 2017 refunds. The delay comes from an anti-fraud, anti-theft provision in the act that slows down the refund process to better review returns claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC), which will not be issued until at least February 15, 2017.…

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