Downloadable Deadline Reminders

February 5, 2015


Want automatic reminders as the tax deadline approaches?

The tax deadline of April 15th in the U.S. and April 30th in Canada keeps getting closer but it can be easy to lose focus of how quickly it’s coming. Add these pre-made reminders (U.S.) and these pre-made reminders (Canada) to whichever calendar program you use to effortlessly stay on top of the tax deadline. You’ll get periodic reminders with helpful suggestions on ways you can start prepping your taxes.

How to add the reminders:

iCal:
1) Click the link above to download the ICS file
2) Open iCal
3) Click the file menu and select ‘Import’. Select the downloaded ICS file and it will populate the notifications into your calendar

Outlook:
1) Click the link above to download the ICS file
2) Make sure Outlook is open
2) Double-click the downloaded ICS file. It will populate the notifications into your calendar

Google Calendar:
1) Click the link above to download the ICS file
2) Open your Google Calendar
3) On the far-right click the Gear drop-down and select the ‘Settings’ option
4) In the top-left click on ‘Calendars’
5) In the middle of the page, click the ‘Import Calendar’ link
6) In the pop-up click the “Choose File” button and select the downloaded ICS file.  Click the ‘Import’ button and it will populate the notifications into your calendar


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