D.C.'s tax day deadline is April 17

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Residents in D.C. have one more day to finish their taxes before the April 17th deadline.

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This year, the IRS has postponed the deadline by two days because April 15 is a Sunday and the next day is Emancipation Day — a public holiday observed in the District.

Federal law says D.C. holidays affect tax deadlines the same way federal holidays do.

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