Category Archives: Tax Filing

IRS Warns of High Volume on Toll-Free Customer Service Phones; Urges Taxpayers to use IRS.gov Tools for Faster Answers

WASHINGTON – The IRS reminded taxpayers the Presidents Day holiday period typically marks one of the busiest weeks of the tax filing season for its phone lines. There are other alternatives to help taxpayers find answers to commonly asked tax questions. The Internal Revenue Service has several easy-to-use, online tools […]

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2015 Tax Documents Checklist

Before you arrive for your tax appointment or prior to dropping off your information, you should review this tax preparation checklist to help you get organized. NEW FOR 2015 You will be asked about Health Insurance Coverage for yourself, spouse, and dependents. If coverage is provided by your place of […]

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IRS Delays More Forms for Filing This Season

WASHINGTON, D.C. (JANUARY 10, 2011) BY MICHAEL COHN The Internal Revenue Service said a series of forms will be disabled until mid- to late February with error codes. In an e-mail alert to software developers, tax return transmitters, and authorized IRS e-file providers and electronic return originators, the IRS said […]

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Good News for W2 Preparers

The IRS announced Tuesday that it will defer the new requirement for employers to report the cost of coverage under an employer-sponsored group health plan, making that reporting by employers optional in 2011. The draft Form W-2 includes the codes that employers may use to report the cost of coverage […]

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