Tax Evasion: Isn't that how they got Capone?
July 22, 2010 4:36 PM Subscribe
I did our taxes through TurboTax. I thought they transmitted correctly. They didn't. I just realized this. So are we going to jail for tax evasion?
posted by macadamiaranch to work & money (14 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
I know you're not my whatever, I just want some sample anecdata to help me feel less panicked about this. So apparently there was some sort of goof-up where when I hit the send button, and it said "Yay! It's sent!", in fact, my returns didn't transmit. I didn't realize I had TurboTax hooked up to an email address that I rarely use, so I didn't notice the email from them until, oh, let's say mid to late May. And then I got busy/sort of forgot about it until, well, right now.
Have you ever forgotten to file your taxes? What happened to you when you did? Any advice?