Tax Day Deadline Tuesday

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(ST. LOUIS, MO ) – Tax payers have an extra day to finish their 2011 Federal Income Tax returns.  Since April 15th fell on a Sunday  and Monday is Emancipation Day in Washington, D.C., taxes are due April 17th.  Emancipation Day  marks the celebration of when Abraham Lincoln signed a law ending slavery in the District of Columbia.

Taxes must be postmarked by midnight Tuesday.