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FAQs on the Early Release of the 2020 Form W-4

The following article was published by the IRS. 1. Why redesign Form W-4? The new design reduces the form’s complexity and increases the transparency and accuracy of the withholding system. While it uses the same underlying information as the old design, it … Continue reading

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Taxpayers Should Be on the Lookout for New Versions of These Two Scams

The following article was published by the IRS. With scam artists hard at work all year, taxpayers should be on the lookout for a surge of evolving phishing emails and telephone scams. Taxpayers should watch for new versions of two … Continue reading

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Business Taxpayers Should Take Another Look at Their Estimated Tax Payments

The following article was published by the IRS. Taxpayers who pay quarterly estimated tax payments may want to revisit the amount they pay. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act changed the way most taxpayers calculate their tax. These taxpayers include … Continue reading

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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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Here’s What Taxpayers Should Do to Protect Private Data

The following article was published by the IRS. Taxpayers should protect their personal and financial data from criminals who continue to steal large amounts of information. Thieves use the data to file bogus tax returns and commit crimes while impersonating … 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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