Tax return not finished yet? The time to procrastinate is definitely over, but the good news is you can apply for an extension and it's a relatively easy process.
You will need to file Form 4868, Application for Automatic Extension of Time To File U.S. Individual Income Tax Return.
You can find this form on-line at the easy-to-navigate IRS Web site at www.irs.ustreas.gov or you can pick one up at the local IRS office in El Centro at 2345 N 2nd St. Local libraries have copies, too.
l When you get your hands on a copy of the extension form, you have choices as to how you want to file: