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Education Tax Credits

Education Tax Credits: Two Benefits to Help You Pay for College Did you pay for college in 2014? If you did it can mean tax savings on your federal tax return. There are two education credits that can help you with the cost of higher education. The credits may reduce...

When Will I Get My IRS Tax Refund?

Checking the status of your IRS Tax Refund WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that they can quickly check the status of their tax return and refund through “Where’s My Refund?” Taxpayers who have not yet received their refunds can use...

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 the multiple...

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...