PATH Act (Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes)
prohibits the IRS from releasing tax refunds prior to
February 15 for taxpayers claiming EITC and/or ACTC
refundable tax credits. The law may create tax refund
delays up to six weeks or more.
Taxpayers claiming any of the following credits before February 15 may be affected:
>Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)
>Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC)
REFUNDS DELAYED UNTIL February 15 or later.
Not sure if this will impact you?
Ask your tax professional for more details.