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Last-minute tax tips for procrastinators

Getting an extra two days to file tax returns beyond the usual April 15 deadline isn’t likely to cure procrastination. More than 30 percent of taxpayers filed the week before Tax Day or later via extensions in 2011, and Internal Revenue Service statistics show the pace is similar this year.

Procrastinating may come at a price.

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