IRS announces late processing date

If you’re eager for your 2013 federal tax refund from the IRS you may have to wait a little longer for your check. 

The IRS said Wednesday that it would not start processing 2013 tax returns until Jan. 31 next year, 10 days later than originally scheduled. 

While this date is much later than the season has started historically, the IRS signaled in October that processing would be delayed because it was not able to complete systems updates during the government shutdown.

“We know, for many taxpayers, there will be no reason to wait to prepare their returns — those who e-file earliest will be first in line once e-filing opens,” said H&R Block spokesperson James Robertson.

Just because the season may start later doesn’t mean it finishes later. April 15 is still the filing deadline.



More Business

Owner, H.J. Wings & Things, Sharpsburg

60 Seconds with Russ Lowery

What do you feel is the most unique aspect your business offers its patrons? We are your local family restaurant that has a very unique at ... Read More


Business Briefs

Hampton Inn supporting Back 2 School Extravaganza Hampton Inn is supporting Hear Me Sing LLC’s Back 2 School Extravaganza school suppl ... Read More


Troup Factory was early industrial town

Although western Georgia was settled by farmers, early in the region’s history, there were people in those early days who saw opportun ... Read More


Business Briefs

Prancing Penny’s joins Pet Sitters International Prancing Penny’s Pet Sitting, which provides services in Coweta, Carroll, Doug ... Read More


WGTC students build stand

Millstone a reminder of industrial history

Students at West Georgia Technical College have crafted a stand for the millstone from Troup Factory, one of the first industrial towns in t ... Read More

Cowetans played role in development of factory town

Troup Factory was not far from Coweta County – although further in terms of travel in the 1800s than today. It is not surprising that ... Read More