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IRS Getting Pressured To Crack Down On Televangelists Following John Oliver’s Segment

The IRS is getting pressured to begin cracking down on televangelists following a John Oliver segment on HBO’s “Last Week Tonight.”

08/20/2015

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Tax Info Stolen From 100,000 in IRS Breach

The IRS says thieves used an online service provided by the agency to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers.

05/26/2015

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D.C. Holiday Pushes Tax Deadline Back to April 18 Next Year

Mark your calendars: Next year, Tax Day falls on April 18.

05/19/2015

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Report: IRS Issued $5.6 Billion In Bogus Education Tax Credits

The IRS issued $5.6 billion in potentially bogus education tax credits in a single year — more than a quarter of all education credits claimed by taxpayers, a government watchdog said Tuesday.

05/05/2015

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Report: IRS Hung Up Phones On More Than 8 Million Taxpayers

The IRS’ overloaded phone system hung up on more than 8 million taxpayers this filing season as the agency cut millions of dollars from taxpayer services.

04/22/2015

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Tax Tips: What You Need to Know About Write Offs And Donations

Knowing what you can legitimately deduct off your taxes and what receipts you didn’t need to hold on to after all, can help both you and your accountant avoid a lot of headaches.

04/07/2015

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House Panel Passes Bill Banning IRS From Using Private Email

IRS workers would be prohibited from using private email to conduct official business under a bipartisan bill passed Wednesday by the House Ways and Means Committee.

03/25/2015

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IRS: Federal Workers Owe More Than $3.5 Billion In Unpaid Taxes

Federal workers and retirees owed more than $3.5 billion in unpaid taxes last year, a $200 million increase over the previous year, the IRS said Tuesday.

03/24/2015

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Small Business Tax Tips: Are You Filing The Correct Forms?

It’s easy to make a mistake on your taxes, especially if you are a new business owner or running a small business. Before you file, dot your i’s and cross your t’s by making sure to use the correct tax forms.

03/15/2015

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Fake IRS Agents Target More Than 366,000 in Huge Tax Scam

Fake IRS agents have targeted more than 366,000 people with harassing phone calls demanding payments and threatening jail as part of a huge nationwide tax scam that has cost taxpayers $15.5 million.

03/12/2015

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