If you speak English as a second language, the IRS online Multilingual Gateway may be a good alternative for you to get the information you need to file your federal tax return. The Gateway provides basic federal income tax information in Chinese, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese and Spanish.
The Multilingual Gateway offers expanded online language services to individuals, small businesses and international taxpayers. Embedded links allow you to obtain tax filing information and products in your native language.
The Multilingual Gateway, found by clicking "Other Languages" on the top right of the IRS.gov homepage, features:
The IRS.gov website service is designed to be a user-friendly resource as part of increased IRS efforts to better help taxpayers with Limited English Proficiency.
January 1 — Everyone
Federal Holiday (New Year's Day) - Details
January 11 — Employees who work for tips
If you received $20 or more in tips during December, report them to your employer - Details
January 12 — Communications and air transportation taxes under the alternative method.
Deposit the tax included in amounts billed or tickets sold during the first 15 days of December 2015.
January 14 — Regular method taxes
Deposit the tax for the last 16 days of December 2015.
January 15 — Individuals
Make a payment of your estimated tax for 2015 if you did not pay your income tax for the year through withholding (or did not pay in enough tax that way). Use Form 1040-ES - Details
January 15 — Farmers & fishermen
Pay your estimated tax for 2015 using Form 1040-ES - Details
January 15 — Social security, Medicare, and withheld income tax
If the monthly deposit rule applies, deposit the tax for payments in December 2015
January 15 — Nonpayroll withholding.
If the monthly deposit rule applies, deposit the tax for payments in December 2015.
January 18 — Everyone
Federal Holiday (Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr./Inauguration Day) - Details
January 27 — Communications and air transportation taxes under the alternative method.
Deposit the tax included in amounts billed or tickets sold during the last 16 days of December 2015.
January 29 — Regular method taxes
Deposit the tax for the first 15 days of January.