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  • Taxpayers now have more time to challenge a levy

    The IRS reminds individuals and businesses that they have additional time to file an administrative claim or bring a civil action for wrongful levy or seizure. Tax reform legislation enacted in December extended the time limit from nine months to two years. Here are some facts about […]

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    Trucker Form 2290 (Heavy Highway Use Vehicle Tax Return) due by Aug. 31

    Owners of heavy highway vehicles should mark Aug. 31 on their calendars. That’s the deadline to file Form 2290, Heavy Highway Vehicle Use Tax Return. Here are some things that these vehicle owners should know about this form: The highway use tax applies to highway motor vehicles with […]

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  • Taxpayers can monitor their IRS information online

    Taxpayers can access their federal tax information through a secure login at IRS.gov/account. After logging in, the user can view: The amount they owe Their payment history Tax records Key information from their most recent tax return as originally filed A taxpayer can monitor their personal […]

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  • What taxpayers should know about amending a tax return

    Taxpayers who discover they made a mistake on their tax returns after filing can file an amended tax return to correct it. This includes things like changing the filing status, and correcting income, credits or deductions. Here are some tips for taxpayers who need to […]

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  • Tax credits help offset higher education costs

    Taxpayers who pay for higher education in 2018 can see tax savings when they file their tax returns. If taxpayers, their spouses or their dependents take post-high school coursework, they may be eligible for a tax benefit. There are two credits available to help taxpayers […]

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  • IRS offers guidance on recent 529 education savings plan changes

    WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service and Department of the Treasury today announced their intent to issue regulations on three recent tax law changes affecting popular 529 education savings plans. Notice 2018-58, addresses a change included in the 2015 Protecting Americans From Tax Hikes (PATH) […]

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