IRS To Transfer Outstanding Tax Accounts To Private Debt CollectorsPeople with outstanding tax debt have known for years that the IRS only communicates by mail, but starting this month, that will no longer be true.
Offshore Banking Made Easy From A Former IRS Tax AttorneyOver the years, offshore banking has earned a certain reputation with many U.S. citizens buying into the concept that it's not on the up and up. But, that is not the case. Not true. Just ask a competent tax lawyer—better yet, ask a tax lawyer who is a former IRS attorney. He or she will likely be able to adjust your thinking.
How To Make a Settlement With The IRSAre you in debt with the IRS? Do you owe back taxes? If you answered yes to one or both of these questions, be sure you are prepared to work with this government agency to the best of your ability.
Find Out What You Need To Know About Offshore AccountsAn IRS tax attorney, when asked, will be glad to offer up the official (and very respectable) definition of an offshore account.
Orange County DA's Office Warns Of IRS Phone ScamThe Orange County District Attorney's office warned citizens Tuesday against falling prey to an IRS phone scam timed to coincide with tax season.
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.
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.
Computer Issues Shut Down Tax Return E-File System, IRS SaysThe Internal Review Service says problems with some of its computer systems have shut down the tax return e-file system, according to an email.
Dreams Up In Smoke: Aspiring Actress Gets Caught Up In Pot-Smuggling Plot
Tax Tips: What You Need to Know About Write Offs And DonationsKnowing 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.
Avoid These IRS Red Flags With Tips From The ExpertsExperts say there are a number of red flags the IRS looks for on one's tax return that can increase the chances for an audit.