The IRS issued its roundup of the 12 biggest tax scams that taxpayers should watch out for this filing season.
The IRS issued guidance on how it will treat individual income tax returns that do not indicate whether the taxpayers had health insurance coverage.
The IRS posted to its website confirmation that it is allowing calendar-year C corporations a six-month filing extension, despite statutory language that specifies a five-month extension for calendar-year C corporations.
The IRS notified tax practitioners who did not re-register their e-Services accounts that their accounts are no longer active.
The IRS announced that it will soon post online the registration information of practitioners who have preparer tax identification numbers, and the information will be available without charge to the public.
Tax return preparers are discovering that some state income tax returns for 2016 require information from a taxpayer’s driver’s license or state-issued identification card information before the returns can be e-filed.
The IRS announces new Form 990-EZ with help icons to assist organizations with accurate filing .
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals reversed and remanded the taxpayer’s case back to the Tax Court after finding that the taxpayer, whose lawyers used a self-printed postal label, had met the timely mailing/timely filing requirement.
The IRS announced that it has updated various 2016 form instructions to reflect changes to AMT adjustments made by the PATH Act.
The IRS released a package of proposed provisions that will apply to the recently enacted centralized audit regime that generally assesses and collects tax at the partnership level.
The IRS proposed changes to various rules affecting dependents, including changing its position on when taxpayers count as “childless” for purposes of the earned income tax credit.
The IRS spelled out the procedures same-sex married couples should use to recalculate the transfer-tax treatment for property transferred to spouses before the U.S. Supreme Court invalidated Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act.
The IRS released its annual notice containing the 2017 inflation-adjusted amounts for the maximum vehicle values to determine the amount that is included in employees’ income for personal use of an employer-provided vehicle.
Account transcripts that contain a specific transaction code and wording can serve as the equivalent of an estate tax closing letter.
The IRS issued a notice that provides the requirements for a payee to make an election to not have the safe harbor for de minimis errors on information returns below certain amounts apply to a payer.
The IRS extended for one year its waiver of the eligibility rule that generally prevents taxpayers from using the automatic accounting method change procedures to change the treatment of the same item more than once within a five-year period.
Veterans with combat-related injuries will get relief from improperly withheld taxes under legislation signed into law by President Barack Obama.
Starting this year, FBARs have a new, April 15 due date, with extensions to Oct. 15.
The expiring provisions include tax incentives for individuals and businesses, as well as several energy provisions.
The IRS issued regulations finalizing proposed rules issued in 2015 that govern certain transfers of goodwill and going concern value to foreign corporations in nonrecognition transactions under Sec. 367.