Category Archives: IRS

Tax Credits Help Offset Higher Education Costs

The following article was published by the IRS. Taxpayers who pay for higher education in 2018 can see tax savings when they file their tax returns. If taxpayers, their spouses or their dependents take post-high school coursework, they may be … Continue reading

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Resources on IRS.gov Help All Taxpayers Understand Tax Reform

The following article was published by the IRS. IRS.gov is a great place for taxpayers to visit when they have questions about the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The legislation, which was passed late last year, includes changes to many … Continue reading

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Retirees Can Visit IRS.gov for Helpful Tools and Resources

The following article was published by the IRS. Retirement can affect someone’s tax situation. Anyone who has retired recently — or who plans to retire soon — can visit IRS.gov for information that can help them prepare for filing their … Continue reading

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Like-Kind Exchanges – Real Estate Tax Tips

The following article was published by the IRS. Like-kind exchanges — when you exchange real property used for business or held as an investment solely for other business or investment property that is the same type or “like-kind” — have … Continue reading

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Here’s how the IRS contacts taxpayers

The following article was published by the IRS. Everyone should know how the IRS contacts taxpayers. This will help people avoid becoming a victim of scammers who pretend to be from the IRS with a goal of stealing personal information. … Continue reading

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Veterans Owed Refunds for Overpayments Attributable to Disability Severance Payments should File Amended Returns to Claim Tax Refunds

The following article was published by the IRS. The IRS is advising certain veterans who received disability severance payments after January 17, 1991, and included that payment as income that they should file Form 1040X, Amended U.S. Individual Income Tax … Continue reading

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