2014 Tax Season to Start Later Following Government Closure

IRS Sees Heavy Demand As Operations Resume WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced a delay of approximately one to two weeks to the start of the 2014 filing season to allow adequate time to program and test tax processing systems following the 16-day federal government closure. The IRS is exploring options to shorten … More 2014 Tax Season to Start Later Following Government Closure

In 2014, Various Tax Benefits Increase Due to Inflation Adjustments

In 2014, Various Tax Benefits Increase Due to Inflation Adjustments WASHINGTON — For tax year 2014, the Internal Revenue Service announced today annual inflation adjustments for more than 40 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules, and other tax changes. Revenue Procedure 2013-35 provides details about these annual adjustments. The tax items for tax year … More In 2014, Various Tax Benefits Increase Due to Inflation Adjustments

IRS Warns Consumers of Possible Scams Relating to Relief of Typhoon Victims

WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service today issued a consumer alert about possible scams taking place in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. On Nov. 8, 2013, Typhoon Haiyan – known as Yolanda in the Philippines – made landfall in the central Philippines, bringing strong winds and heavy rains that have resulted in flooding, landslides, and … More IRS Warns Consumers of Possible Scams Relating to Relief of Typhoon Victims

IRS Closed June 14

Reminder: IRS To Be Closed June 14 Due to Budget and Sequester; Filing and Payment Deadlines Unchanged WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that, due to the current budget situation including the sequester, the agency will be shut down on Friday, June 14. As was the case on May 24, the first … More IRS Closed June 14