Major Tax Deadlines
Major Tax Deadlines

For July 2017

July 31

Due date for filing retirement or employee plan benefit returns (5500 series) for plans on a calendar year


July 31

Due date for filing second Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return, Form 720


July 31

Due date for filing Employer's Quarterly Federal Tax Return, Form 941


Note: Businesses are required to make federal tax deposits on dates determined by various factors that differ from business to business.

Payroll tax deposits: Employers generally must deposit Form 941 payroll taxes (income tax withheld from employees' pay and both the employer's and employees' share of FICA taxes) on either a monthly or semiweekly deposit schedule. There are exceptions if you owe $100,000 or more on any day during a deposit period, if you owe $2,500 or less for the calendar quarter, or if your estimated annual liability is $1,000 or less.

  • Monthly depositors are required to deposit payroll taxes accumulated within a calendar month by the fifteenth of the following month.
  • Semiweekly depositors generally must deposit payroll taxes on Wednesdays or Fridays, depending on when wages are paid.

For more information on tax deadlines that apply to you or your business, contact our office.


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