Category Archives: Taxes

Here’s How a Name Change Affects a Tax Return

The following article was published by the IRS. When someone legally changes their name, there are tax consequences they need to know about, especially at tax time. People change their names for several reasons: Taking their spouse’s last name after … Continue reading

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Individuals Who Need Passports for Imminent Travel Should Contact IRS Promptly to Resolve Tax Debt

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service has reiterated its warning that taxpayers may not be able to renew a current passport or obtain a new passport if they owe federal taxes. To avoid delays … Continue reading

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Disaster Resources can Help Taxpayers Weather the Storm

The following article was published by the IRS. As summer approaches, so do storm and other natural disasters. Whether it’s a hurricane, fire, flood or tornado, it’s important for people to be prepared. One way to get ready is for … Continue reading

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It’s Summertime… and These Tips can Help Make Livin’ Easy for Teens with Jobs

The following article was published by the IRS. With summer almost here, many students will turn their attention to making money from a summer job. Whether it’s flipping burgers or filing documents, the IRS wants student workers to know some … Continue reading

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Here’s What People Should Know about Taking Early Withdrawals from Retirement Plans

The following article was published by the IRS. Taxpayers may need to take money out of their individual retirement account or retirement plan early. However, this can trigger an additional tax on top of other income tax they may owe. … Continue reading

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Some S Corporations May Want to Convert to C Corporations

The following article was published by the IRS. After last year’s tax reform legislation, some S corporations may choose to revoke their S election to be a C corporation because of the new, flat 21-percent C corporation tax rate. Before … Continue reading

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IRS Dispels Five Myths about Tax Refunds

The following article was published by the IRS. The Internal Revenue Service understands that taxpayers are anxious to get details about their tax refunds. This has led to a number of common myths about refunds that often circulate on social … Continue reading

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