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SC Department of Revenue encourages taxpayers to file electronically

The 2012 tax season has begun and the South Carolina Department of Revenue (SCDOR) is urging taxpayers to file their income tax returns electronically. South Carolina is a national leader in the percentage of its taxpayers that file electronically. Of the 2.1 million returns processed in 2011, 1,692,965 were filed electronically with taxpayers receiving an […]

Five Tips for Recently Married or Divorced Taxpayers with a Name Change

If you changed your name after a recent marriage or divorce, the IRS reminds you to take the necessary steps to ensure the name on your tax return matches the name registered with the Social Security Administration. A mismatch between the name shown on your tax return and the SSA records can cause problems in […]

The South Carolina Department of Revenue pushes Use Tax collection

We previously made you aware of the South Carolina Department of Revenue’s emphasis on collection of use tax in this January 15, 2012 post.  The SCDOR has now issued the following announcement concerning Use Taxes and filing your individual income tax return. Use tax informational pages available online During individual income tax season, South Carolina […]

Welcome to the Tax On Wheels, LLC tax blog

We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with the blog.  Please bear with us a we try to resolve the issues. We have many helpful posts dating back to October 2011 that you may find helpful in working with your taxes although they may not display appropriately.  If you hover over the word “Blog” in the […]

Check your Eligibility for the Earned Income Tax Credit

The Earned Income Tax Credit is a financial boost for workers earning $49,078 or less in 2011. Four of five eligible taxpayers filed for and received their EITC last year. The IRS wants you to get what you earned also, if you are eligible. Here are the top 10 things the IRS wants you to […]

Irmo Tax Professional Celebrates Milestone Anniversary With National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP)

National Association of Tax Professionals, Appleton, WI – Milton Cooley of Irmo, South Carolina celebrates 20 years of professional affiliation with the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP), a nonprofit professional association founded in 1979, and committed to excellence in taxation. NATP members dedicate themselves to continued education and a high code of ethics and […]

What to Do If You Are Missing a W-2

Make sure you have all the needed documents, including all your Forms W-2, before you file your 2011 tax return. You should receive an IRS Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement, from each of your employers. Employers have until Jan. 31, 2012 to issue your 2011 Form W-2 earnings statement. If you haven’t received your […]

Get Your Prior Years Tax Information from the IRS

Sometimes taxpayers need a copy of an old tax return, but can’t find or don’t have their own records. If you are a client of Tax On Wheels, LLC all you need do is give us a call and we can provide you with a copy of your tax return.  For those who aren’t our […]

The IRS advises that some initial refunds may be delayed

The refunds from the first batch of returns electronically filed this year were due to be direct deposited by this weekend.  Many of these refunds will be deposited as scheduled but the IRS has advised that there may be technical issues which may delay some portion of the refunds currently due to be released. The issues […]

Tax Tips for the Self-employed

There are many benefits that come from being your own boss. If you work for yourself, as an independent contractor, or you carry on a trade or business as a sole proprietor, you are generally considered to be self-employed. Here are six key points the IRS would like you to know about self-employment and self- […]