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Specific recomendations for South Carolina DOR Cyber Attack Victims

Many people are understandably concerned about their identify information having been stolen in the South Carolina Department of Revenue cyber attack.  This is a serious risk for everyone concerned but it is not cause for panic. The first thing every victim should do in this situation is take a deep breath.  Protecting your identity is […]

Information Regarding Cyber Attack at SC Department of Revenue

The S.C. Department of Revenue announced on October 26, 2012 that approximately 3.6 million Social Security numbers and 387,000 credit and debit card numbers have been exposed in a cyber attack . Anyone who has filed a South Carolina tax return since 1998 is urged to take the following steps: Step 1. Call 1-866-578-5422 where you […]

Visit www.protectmyid.com/scdor or call 1- 866-578-5422

Welcome to Tax On Wheels, LLC Please visit our Identity protection resource page to get the tools and resources you need to protect yourself from the consequences of the South Carolina Department of Revenue security breach. If you are trying to reach the protectmyid.com/scdor website to sign up for the free year of credit monitoring […]

SC Department of Revenue Responds to Cyber Attack, Will Provide Credit Monitoring and Identity Theft Protection to Taxpayers

Hacker illegally obtained credit card and Social Security numbers [Columbia, S.C.] The S.C. Department of Revenue today announced that approximately 3.6 million Social Security numbers and 387,000 credit and debit card numbers have been exposed in a cyber attack. Of the credit cards, the vast majority are protected by strong encryption deemed sufficient under the […]

In 2013, Various Tax Benefits Increase Due to Inflation Adjustments

WASHINGTON — For tax year 2013, the Internal Revenue Service announced today annual inflation adjustments for more than two dozen tax provisions. The annual exclusion for gifts rises to $14,000 for 2013, up from $13,000 for 2012. The amount used to reduce the net unearned income reported on a child’s tax return subject to the […]

South Carolina is on a tear and they just stepped up their game

If you have been paying attention the past few months you may have noticed that the state of South Carolina has been on a bit of a tear actually locking people up for various tax offenses.  Just scroll back through the posts on this blog this summer and you will find multiple instances of average […]

Hartsville resident arrested for tax evasion, conspiracy

Columbia, SC (October 17, 2012) — SC Department of Revenue investigators today arrested a man from Hartsville for state tax charges. Cecil Gainey was charged at the Darlington County Detention Center with three counts of income tax evasion and one count of conspiracy. During tax years 2006, 2007 and 2008, Gainey reported fraudulent information on […]

Tax Season has finally ended

October 15 was the last day to timely file. Now its time to get ready for next year.

Have no fear, we’re still here

The dog days of summer have caused things to become, shall we say, more relaxed here at Tax On Wheels, LLC. There really isn’t an awful lot of tax activity for civilians this time of year, but make no mistake, we are feverishly planning for the upcoming tax season. Remember the extension period is rapidly […]

South Carolina tax free weekend begins today

In case you forgot about it, this is the weekend to purchase school type supplies tax free in South Carolina today thru Sunday at midnight.  This can be particularly beneficial for those big ticket items such as computers, ipads and laptops. Officially known in South Carolina as the Sales Tax Holiday, you are allowed to […]