Gov. Justice extended the tax deadline to May 17.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

CHARLESTON (KDKA) – The state of West Virginia has joined several others in extending the tax filing deadline.

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Governor Jim Justice announced that the new tax deadline in West Virginia is May 17.

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May 17 is the day the IRS declared as the extended deadline.

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The decision from West Virginia joins Pennsylvania in giving its residents until May 17 to file their taxes.