IR-2018-7, Jan. 16, 2018
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today strongly encouraged taxpayers who are seriously behind on their taxes to pay what they owe or enter into a payment agreement with the IRS to avoid putting their passports… Continue reading
IR-2018-05, Jan. 11, 2018
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today released Notice 1036, which updates the income-tax withholding tables for 2018 reflecting changes made by the tax reform legislation enacted last month. This is the first in… Continue reading
IR-2018-01, Jan. 04, 2018
WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service announced today that the nation’s tax season will begin Monday, Jan. 29, 2018 and reminded taxpayers claiming certain tax credits that refunds won’t be available… Continue reading
The Osprey Observer did a nice article on Tax Happens in their August 2017 edition.
IR-2017-150, Sept. 12, 2017
WASHINGTON –– Hurricane Irma victims in parts of Florida and elsewhere have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today.
Today’s… Continue reading
In 2017, Some Tax Benefits Increase Slightly Due to Inflation Adjustments, Others Are Unchanged
IR-2016-139, Oct. 25, 2016
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the tax year 2017 annual inflation adjustments for more than 50 tax provisions,… Continue reading
IRS Statement on “Get an IP PIN” Tool
July 19, 2016
The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the “Get an IP PIN” tool has returned to IRS.gov with a stronger authentication process to help protect taxpayers.
The Identity Protection… Continue reading
Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration
May 24, 2016
TIGTA – 2016-15
Contact: Karen Kraushaar, Director of Communications
Five Individuals Arrested for Fraud in IRS Phone Scams
WASHINGTON — J. Russell George, Treasury Inspector… Continue reading
Theresa Turner, CPA and founder of Tax Happens is enjoying her monthly spot as an Expert Contributor on That Business Show with Jamie Meloni
Here is a link to Theresa’s appearance on Monday February 15, 2016.
IRS OFFICIAL Statement on Experiencing Systems Outage
Feb. 3, 2016
The IRS experienced a hardware failure this afternoon affecting a number of tax processing systems, which are currently unavailable. Several of our systems are not currently operating, including our modernized… Continue reading