We promised not to bother you during tax season unless it was crucial. The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018, signed February 9, 2018, makes changes you need to know about for 2017 tax returns. In addition to keeping the government open, the bill retroactively extended 30 tax provisions that expired December 31, 2016. In most cases, the new expiration date for those provisions is December 31, 2017

View a comprehensive list of extended items. (PDF)