News

As the Tax Deadline Looms Postal Service Says They Are Ready

As the Tax Deadline Looms Postal Service Says They Are Ready

Photo: Newsradio WTAX

It is a digital world but some still rely on the US Postal Service to get their tax returns to Uncle Sam.

The USPS’ Sue Litterly says the East Cook facility will again be open late and┬ápostmarking returns ahead of the midnight deadline.

“Something we are doing that we haven’t done before is we will have mail handlers after our closing hours of 5:30 where you can still come in and put your mail in their hands” Litterly says.

Litterly says the amount of paper returns has greatly declined but she says IRS officials tell her some are still more comfortable to filling out the paper forms.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Man, Boy, Dog Hit and Killed in Bloomington

police_lights

Poor lighting could be a factor

in Local

Free Trade Proposal Brings Disagreement

roskam

$8B for Illinois, says congressman

in Local

Benedictine Goes Adults Only

local_news_generic

Growth in older population, reduction in traditional college-age cited

in Local

State Lawmaker: IDOT Not the Only Agency Whose Hiring Process May be Suspect

idot

Federal monitor to check agency on hiring practices