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Beware of Fake Charity Scams Relating to Hurricane Harvey

August 30, 2017 WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service has issued a warning about possible fake charity scams emerging due to Hurricane Harvey and encouraged taxpayers to seek out recognized charitable groups for their donations. While there has been an enormous wave of support across the country for the victims of Hurricane Harvey, people should […]

IRS Gives Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Harvey; Parts of Texas Now Eligible; Extension Filers Have Until Jan. 31 to File

August 28, 2017 WASHINGTON –– Hurricane Harvey victims in parts of Texas have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. This includes an additional filing extension for taxpayers with valid extensions that run out on Oct. 16, and businesses […]

Tips for Taxpayers Who Owe Taxes

June 25, 2017 The IRS offers a variety of payment options where taxpayers can pay immediately or arrange to pay in installments. Those who receive a bill from the IRS should not ignore it. A delay may cost more in the end. As more time passes, the more interest and penalties accumulate. Here are some […]

IRS Offers Last-Minute Tips for Those Who Haven’t Filed

IRS YouTube Videos: Tax Return Errors – Tips to Avoid Them English | Spanish | ASL Owe Taxes But Can’t Pay? English | Spanish | ASL IRS Taxes – Three Easy Ways to Pay English | Spanish | ASL Direct Deposit for Your Tax Refund English | Spanish | ASL When Will I Get My […]

Time Running Out to Claim $1 Billion in Tax Refunds from 2013

March 3 2017 Taxpayers who did not file a tax return for 2013 may be one of the nearly 1 million who may be due a refund from that year. Taxpayers must claim their part of almost $1 billion by this year’s April 18 tax deadline. To claim a refund, taxpayers must file a 2013 […]

Changes ahead for 2017 tax filing season

November 18. 2016 Plan ahead for the coming tax filing season. There are important changes you should know about before the 2017 filing season begins.  If you are a client of Tax On Wheels, LLC we will take care of everything for you.  If, on the other hand, you are the do it yourself type, […]

Repeal of Obamacare or the dog that caught the car

November 12, 2016 Much like the dog that spends its existence instinctively chasing cars, not really even understanding why, but doing so just because that is what it does, the republican party has existed, almost to the total exclusion of everything else, to repeal Obamacare. When I was a much younger man, with way more […]

Liberty Tax franchises closed by IRS due to alleged fraud

November 5, 2016 Liberty tax outlets across the country have suffered a string of setbacks in the past few months.  Federal authorities allege fraudulent tax returns were generated at several locations.  Most recently, three local Liberty Tax franchise stores were shut down by federal authorities and the operator of the franchise was permanently barred from […]

IRS Gives Victims of Hurricane Matthew Until March 15 to File

October 17, 2016 IRS Gives Expanded Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Matthew; Parts of Four States Eligible; Extension Filers Have Until March 15 to File Caution:  This is not an extension to pay taxes due by April 17, 2016! Read this carefully to understand the relief granted. WASHINGTON –– Hurricane Matthew victims in much […]

IRS Gives Tax Relief to Victims of Hurricane Matthew

October 12, 2016 Victims of Hurricane Matthew, which took place beginning on October 4, 2016, in parts of North Carolina, may qualify for tax relief. The declaration permits the IRS to postpone certain deadlines for taxpayers who reside or have a business in the disaster area. Affected areas that currently qualify include Beaufort, Bladen, Columbus, […]