3 things tax filing procrastinators need to know

Posted at 2:53 PM, Apr 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-11 17:53:58-04

It's down to the wire. Did you file your 2015 taxes yet?

Mid-April seems to come so fast. Even though we have three extra days to file our taxes this year, many of us will still wait until midnight on April 18.

H&R BlockMaster Tax Advisor Robert Morse from Phoenix said people who try to do them on their own close to the deadline are often in a rush, not focused and end up giving the government extra money via deductions and credits that aren't claimed.

Watch the video above for three points all last-minute tax filers should consider.