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704, 2020

IRS offers tax help in several languages and via YouTube

By |April 7th, 2020|Finance|Comments Off on IRS offers tax help in several languages and via YouTube

IRS.gov provides important information for taxpayers in various languages, as well as YouTube videos to help taxpayers when filing taxes. For access to information in any of the seven languages that the IRS currently translates information, taxpayers can click on the English dropdown tab in the top menu bar on [...]

3103, 2020

Longtime tax pro begins as new National Taxpayer Advocate

By |March 31st, 2020|Finance|Comments Off on Longtime tax pro begins as new National Taxpayer Advocate

The Internal Revenue Service reports Erin M. Collins started her term as the National Taxpayer Advocate (NTA) on Monday, March 30, and lead the Taxpayer Advocate Service, an independent organization within the IRS. The Advocate is a critical position inside the IRS, leading the Taxpayer Advocate Service and serving as [...]

2403, 2020

IRS: victims of Tennessee tornadoes, storms get have July 15 to file taxes

By |March 24th, 2020|Finance|Comments Off on IRS: victims of Tennessee tornadoes, storms get have July 15 to file taxes

Victims of recent tornadoes and severe storms in parts of Tennessee, including Nashville, will have until July 15, 2020, to file various individual and business tax returns and make tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service said. The IRS is offering this relief to any area designated by the Federal Emergency [...]

1703, 2020

IRS: guard personal, financial and tax information year-round

By |March 17th, 2020|Finance|Comments Off on IRS: guard personal, financial and tax information year-round

The Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers to remain vigilant with their personal information by securing computers and mobile phones. Proper cybersecurity protection and scam recognition can reduce the threat of identity theft inside and outside the tax system. For example, the IRS doesn't initiate contact with taxpayers by email, [...]

1003, 2020

Check out these free tax return preparation options

By |March 10th, 2020|Finance|Comments Off on Check out these free tax return preparation options

The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that free tax help is available in-person at nearly 11,000 volunteer sites nationwide and online through IRS Free File. Get Free Tax Help from Volunteers During the 2019 filing season, volunteers helped prepare over 3.5 million returns at thousands of tax sites nationwide. The Volunteer [...]

303, 2020

Interest rates remain the same for the second quarter of 2020

By |March 3rd, 2020|Finance|Comments Off on Interest rates remain the same for the second quarter of 2020

The Internal Revenue Service said interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning April 1, 2020. According to an IRS news release the rates will be: Five (5) percent for overpayments [four (4) percent in the case of a corporation]; Two and one-half (2.5) percent for the [...]