5 Ways to Spot Scam Phone Calls

The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a refund due and try to trick...

Taxpayer Bill of Rights

WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service announced the adoption of a “Taxpayer Bill of Rights” that will become a cornerstone document to provide the nation’s taxpayers with a better understanding of their rights.The Taxpayer Bill of Rights takes...

Received a Notice from the IRS

What to do if You Get a Notice from the IRSEach year the IRS mails millions of notices. Here’s what you should do if you receive a notice from the IRS:1. Don’t ignore it. You can respond to most IRS notices quickly and easily. And it’s important that you reply...

4 Tax Credits That Can Reduce Your Taxes

Here are four tax credits you should consider when filing your 2013 taxes. Tax credits help reduce the taxes you owe. Some credits are also refundable. That means that, even if you owe no tax, you may still get a refund. Earned Income Tax Credit The Earned Income Tax...