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    IRS Encourages Taxpayers to Check Their Withholding & Estimated Payments To Avoid Tax Time Surprises

    WASHINGTON — As the end of 2017 approaches, the Internal Revenue Service today encouraged taxpayers to consider a tax withholding checkup. Taking a closer look at the taxes being withheld now can help ensure the right amount is withheld, either for tax refund purposes or […]

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  • Audits by Mail–What to Do?

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  • What Taxpayers Can Do Now Before Filing Their Return in 2018

    Now that the tax return extension filing deadline has passed, the IRS suggests that taxpayers look ahead and get ready for next year. While taxpayers will not start filing their tax returns for a few months, there are a few things they can do to […]

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  • Divorce or Separation May Affect Taxes

    Taxpayers who are divorcing or recently divorced need to consider the impact divorce or separation may have on their taxes. Alimony payments paid under a divorce or separation instrument are deductible by the payer, and the recipient must include it in income. Name or address […]

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  • Helpful Tips to Know About Gambling Winnings and Losses

    Taxpayers must report all gambling winnings as income. They must be able to itemize deductions to claim any gambling losses on their tax return. Taxpayers who gamble may find these tax tips helpful: Gambling income. Income from gambling includes winnings from the lottery, horseracing and casinos. […]

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  • Tips to Keep in Mind for Taxpayers Traveling for Charity

    During the year, some taxpayers may travel because of their involvement with a qualified charity. These traveling taxpayers may be able to lower their taxes. Here are some tax tips for taxpayers to use when deducting charity-related travel expenses: Qualified Charities.  For a taxpayer to deduct […]

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