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(Updated regularly)

March 2016

Critical Errors to Avoid: 7 Mistakes of Tax Relief

4 Facts You Might Not Know About the IRS and Debt Relief

February 2016

How to Qualify for Innocent Spouse Relief

7 Mistakes To Avoid This Tax Season

January 2016

How to File Back Taxes

5 Tips for Hiring a Tax Relief Professional

December 2015

7 Steps to Avoid a Tax Audit

The Secret to Protecting Your Assets From the IRS

November 2015

Top 5 Frequently Asked Tax Questions

Tax Debt Settlement: When To Call A Professional

October 2015

10 Ways to Deal with Tax Debt

How to Find a Legitimate Tax Relief Company

August 2015

IRS Faced With Major Service Problems and Taxpayer Setbacks

April 2015

President Barack Obama’s 2014 Tax Return

January 2015

IRS Commissioner Warns Employees of Troubles Ahead

How Much is the Penalty for Not Having Healthcare (Obamacare)?

What Businesses Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)

What is the Obamacare Premium Tax Credit?

December 2014

IRS Mileage Reimbursement Rates for 2015

November 2014

How to Avoid IRS Surprises at Tax-Time

August 2014

What to Know About the IRS Phone Scam

July 2014

What to Know About the State of California Franchise Tax Board Collection Process

June 2014

Get Credit for Child and Dependent Care This Summer

IRS Adopts a New Taxpayer Bill of Rights 

May 2014

IRS Tax Information for Students Who Take a Summer Job

What Newlyweds Should Know About Filing Taxes 

Affordable Care Act (ACA), Obamacare Requirements 

How to Make Payments to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

How to Make Payments to the California Franchise Tax Board (FTB)

April 2014

How to File an Extension When You Need More Time to File Your Taxes

March 2014

Tips If You Can’t Pay Your Taxes On Time

Eight Common Tax Mistakes to Avoid

February 2014

How to Sign Up for Healthcare Insurance (Obamacare)

Four Good Reasons to Direct Deposit Your IRS Tax Refund

January 2014

Which IRS Form Do I Need?

Who Should File a 2013 Tax Return

National Taxpayer Advocate Releases 2013 Report to Congress

December 2013

Individual Taxpayers Can Begin Filing January 31, 2014

Business Taxpayers Can Begin Filing January 13, 2014

New Filing Requirement for Businesses – Form 8822-B

IRS Mileage Reimbursement Rates for 2014

Hire Military Veterans and Save on Taxes

Does the Additional Medicare Tax Apply to You?

Tips for Finding a Tax Preparer and Free IRS Tax Help

IRA End-of-Year Reminders

November 2013

IRS Warns of Possible Typhoon Haiyan Scams

IRS Implements New Fast Track Settlement Program for Audits

What Are the 2014 IRA 401K Pension Plan Amounts?

October 2013

Bartering or Trading is Taxable

How To Report Charity Donations When Doing Your Taxes

California Franchise Tax Board Warns of New Tax Scam

2014 Tax Season to Start Later Following Government Shutdown

Limited IRS Operations During Government Shutdown

September 2013

Tax Filing and Payment Extensions Expire October 15th

IRS Provides Tax Help for Victims of Colorado Flood

Affordable Care Act (ACA)/Obamacare Requirements for Employers

What to Know about SIMPLE IRAs and Taxes

IRS Provides Options to Pay Back Taxes

August 2013 

Check Withholding and Estimated Tax Payments to Prevent a Tax Surprise

3 Tax Scams to Be Aware of This Summer

IRS Recognizes Same-Sex Marriage for Federal Tax Purposes

How Long Should I Keep IRS Tax Records?

How to Report a Sale of a Home to the IRS 

New IRS Commissioner for Services and Enforcement 

California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) Deductions and Credits 

Six Good Reasons Why You Should Become a Tax Volunteer

Back-to-School Tax Tips for Students and Parents

Retirement of E-Services Features Delayed Until September 2nd

How to Deduct Moving Expenses 

Reduce Your Taxes with Miscellaneous Deductions 

July 2013

Free Tax Help Using IRS Social Media Tools

Are Gambling Winnings Taxable?

Tips for Employers Who Outsource Payroll

Renting Your Vacation Home and Taxes

Tax Benefits for U.S. Military Soldiers

Can I Deduct Travel Expenses for Charity Work?

Reminder: People Affected By Boston Marathon Have Until July 15 To File And Pay

How the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) Ruling May Affect Your Taxes

What the IRS Wants You to Know if You’re Starting a Business

New Expedited Process for 501(c)(4) Applications

Tax Implications of Losing a Job

Is My 401K Hardship Distribution Taxable?

Tax Tips for Newlyweds

June 2013

Job Search Expenses Could Be Tax Deductible

How Long Should You Keep IRS Tax Returns?

IRS Selects New Commissioner and Leadership Team

IRS Answers Questions About 501(c) Tea Party Applications

May 2013

How to Submit Ideas and Suggestions to the IRS

Prepare for Natural Disasters by Safeguarding IRS Tax Records

IRS Accepting Applications for Low Income Tax Clinic Grants

How Much Interest Does the IRS Charge?

How to Report Foreign Income and Assets

What is the IRS Child Care Tax Credit

IRS Tax Season Filing and Refund Statistics for 2013

Tax Relief for Oklahoma Tornado Victims

IRS to Refund Fees to Registered Tax Return Preparers

IRS Shuts Down Due to Sequester

Tax-Exempt Organizations Must File by May 15th

IRS, Australia and United Kingdom Collaborate to Combat Fraud

What Students Should Know About Summer Jobs and Taxes

April 2013

How to Plan for an Easier Tax Season

10 Tips for Dealing with IRS Notices and Letters

How to File an Amended Return

8 Facts on Late Filing and Paying Penalties

IRS Offers 3-Month Extension to Taxpayers in Boston

Tips for Taxpayers Who Missed the Tax Deadline

How to Claim the Adoption Tax Credit

5 Tips for Those Who Need More Time to File

8 Tax-Time Errors to Avoid

What to Know About Making Estimated Tax Payments

How to Get Tax Credits for an Energy-Efficient Home

6 Tax Tips for the Self-Employed

9 Tips on Deducting Charitable Donations

How to Adjust Your Tax Withholding

Tips to Help Last-Minute Filers

March 2013

Where Is My Refund?

Do I Qualify for the Health Insurance Deduction?

7 Tips for Taxpayers with Foreign Income

10 Things to Know About Farm Income and Deductions

Top 10 Tax Season Tips

IRS Releases 2012 Data Book

Tips to Make Filing Less Taxing

Tax Rules for Children with Investment Income

Itemized vs. Standard Deduction – How to Choose

Do I Qualify for the Home Office Deduction?

Tax Rules on Early Withdrawals from Retirement Plans

What is the Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit?

5 Tax Credits that Can Reduce Your Taxes

4 Ways to Get Free Tax Help

Tax Facts About Mortgage Debt Forgiveness

4 Tax Tips about Your Unemployment Benefits

How to Claim the Retirement Credit 

10 Facts about Capital Gains and Losses

7 Tax Facts About Deducting Medical and Dental Expenses

What to Know About Repayment of the First-Time Homebuyer Credit

Is Social Security Taxable?

IRS Interest Rates for Second (2nd) Quarter 2013

Free Tax Help for Military Personnel and Their Families

February 2013

How to Get Tax Return Transcripts and Records from the IRS 

5 Tips if You Changed Your Name Due to Marriage or Divorce

Determine if You Should Claim the Child Tax Credit on Your Return

Do I Have to Pay Income Tax on Tips?

5 Things to Know About the AMT (Alternative Minimum Tax)

Determining Your Correct Filing Status

New IRS Tumblr Site Helps with Tax Season

Tax Help ‘en Español’

Tax Relief for Victims of Mississippi Storms

Taxable and Nontaxable Income

IRS – 2012 Report Card 

8 Tax Benefits for Parents

Six Important Facts about Dependents and Exemptions

IRS Intensifies Crack Down on ID Theft in Effort to Protect Taxpayers

Missing Your W-2? Here’s What to Do

Ten Tips to Help You Choose a Tax Preparer

Who Should File a 2012 Tax Return?

January 2013

10 Things to Know About Free Volunteer Tax Help

Let Education Earn You Some Extra Credit — At Least With Your Taxes

December 2012

Compare How Traditional and Roth IRAs Help Save Money

Annual Inflation Adjustments for 2013

IRS Plans Jan 30th Tax Season Opening for 1040 Filers

November 2012

IRS Provides Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Sandy; Return Filing and Tax Payment Deadline Extended to Feb. 1, 2013

Source: Internal Revenue Service

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