Reuters - Still haven't finished that tax return on this Monday deadline for filing? Then you have time to take advantage of some tips from the friendly folks at the Internal Revenue Service to avoid errors.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Details of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration program that feeds tips to federal agents and then instructs them to alter the investigative trail were published in a manual used by agents of the Internal Revenue Service for two years.
We tend to think of summer as a slow time when it comes to taxes but it's hardly a vacation for taxpayers and tax professionals. This summer, in particular, the Internal Revenue Service has a full calendar and June is no exception. Here are some notable dates to keep in mind: June 3. The IRS has announced tax relief for victims of the tornadoes in Moore, Oklahoma, and surrounding areas. Those businesses affected by the May 21 storms have until June 3 to make federal payroll and excise tax deposits normally due on or after May 18 and before June 3. June 14.
WASHINGTON — The ousted head of the Internal Revenue Service apologized to Congress on Friday for his agency’s tougher treatment of Tea Party and other conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status. He said they resulted from a misguided effort to handle a flood of applications, not political bias.