Filing As Single Or Married - When -Its Complicated- Is Not A Choice On Your Tax Return

Filing As Single Or Married - When -Its Complicated- Is Not A Choice On Your Tax Return

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While there’s no hard and fast rule for defining your relationship on the internet, the Internal Revenue Service requires a little more certainty.

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Do you know your taxpayer rights?

Do you know your taxpayer rights?

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Each and every taxpayer has a set of fundamental rights they should be aware of when dealing with the IRS. Explore your rights and the IRS obligations to protect them.

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IRS Can Help if W-2s Are Missing

IRS Can Help if W-2s Are Missing

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In most cases you get your W-2 forms by the end of January. Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, shows your income and the taxes withheld from your pay for the year. You need your W-2 form to file an accurate tax return.

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Great News for Homeowners

Great News for Homeowners

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The Residential Energy Efficient Property Credit can get you up to $500 with your Refund.

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IRS Sees Early Tax-Filing Volume Increase over Last Year

IRS Sees Early Tax-Filing Volume Increase over Last Year

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The Internal Revenue Service reported Friday that tax season is off to a strong start this year, with the tax-filing volume running ahead of last year so far.

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Intuit Temporarily Halts State E-Filing Amid Fraud Concerns

Intuit Temporarily Halts State E-Filing Amid Fraud Concerns

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Intuit has temporarily paused the transmission of TurboTax state e-filing after announcing it is working with state agencies to address concerns of fraud related to suspicious filings and attempts at identify theft to file fraudulent state tax returns and claim tax refunds.

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Congressmen Urge Social Security and IRS to Stop EITC Fraud

Congressmen Urge Social Security and IRS to Stop EITC Fraud

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Three Republican lawmakers are calling on the Social Security Administration to work with the Internal Revenue Service to do more to stop fraudulent claims for the Earned Income Tax Credit, particularly by the self-employed.

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IRS Releases the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2012

IRS Releases the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2012

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The Internal Revenue Service has issued its annual “Dirty Dozen” tax scams list, reminding taxpayers to use caution during tax season to protect themselves against a wide range of schemes ranging from identity theft to return preparer fraud.

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Wanted Community Volunteers to Provide Free Tax Help

Wanted Community Volunteers to Provide Free Tax Help

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Want to help people in your community? The IRS is looking for volunteers for programs that provide free tax help to qualified individuals during the tax filing season.

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IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Giving

IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Giving

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WASHINGTON — Individuals and businesses making contributions to charity should keep in mind some key tax provisions that have taken effect in recent years, especially those affecting donations of clothing and household items and monetary donations.

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