IRS To Outsource Legitimate Debt Collection To Private CompaniesThe IRS has begun outsourcing legitimate debt collection to private companies who may call you, and consumer advocates are concerned.
ConsumerWatch: Couple's Tax Typo Sends Refund To StrangerFiling their taxes online for the first time as married, one Modesto couple made a big, costly mistake.
Woman Sues Howard Stern Over Aired Phone Call To IRSA Massachusetts woman has sued radio personality Howard Stern and the federal government after her telephone conversation with an IRS agent was aired on Stern's show...
Trump Halts Obamacare Expansion; Order May Let IRS Waive Mandate FinesThe president's first executive order is a one-page directive giving agencies authority to grant waivers, exemptions and delays of provisions in the Affordable Care Act.
IRS Delaying Tax Refunds To Millions Of Low-Income FamiliesThe IRS is delaying tax refunds for more than 40 million low-income families this year as the agency steps up efforts to fight identity theft and fraud.
Bogus Tax Calls Among The Top Scams To AvoidThe top scam targeting Americans this year were calls from bogus Internal Revenue Service agents claiming you need to pay up on back taxes, according to the The Better Business Bureau.
How To Find The Right Tax Professional For All Your Tax NeedsWhen it comes time to choose a tax professional, there are many things that a tax payer needs to understand. Here are some basic questions to ask and details to learn before hiring someone to take care of your income tax preparation needs.
What Are The "Dirty Dozen" Tax Scams & How Can You Avoid Them?Here are the latest 12 common tax scams that the IRS is warning you about this year.
Alameda Co. DA Warns Of Phone Scammers Claiming To Be From IRSThe Alameda County District Attorney’s Office warned people Monday about scams in which callers who claim they’re from the Internal Revenue Service or other government agencies.
Extra Days To File: Tax Day 2016 Is Not April 15thTax Day 2016 is not on April 15 as usual. Instead, it has been moved to April 17 because of Washington D.C.'s Emancipation Day. Here is a look at why Tax Day is on April 15 to begin with, what Emancipation Day is, and when Tax Day can be moved to a later date.
Free Lunch At Tech Firms May Be Taxed By IRSGoogle, Facebook and Yahoo are among the companies known for catering to workers. Now, the Silicon Valley Business Journal says the IRS is doing more than exploring the idea of taxing these meals, they’re actually working on a proposal.
Public Can Rate IRS, Post Offices, Government Agencies On YelpUncle Sam is joining the ranks of beauty salons, taco stands and other services reviewed on Yelp.