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Tax advocates sought for IRS panel

...taxpayers and provide valuable insights that are important to effective tax administration," said IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman. The TAP provides a forum for taxpayers from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico to raise concerns...
IRS announces changes for tax liens

...our lien system and other collection tools that will help taxpayers and give them a fresh start," IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman said in a release. "These steps are good for people facing tough times, and they reflect a responsible approach for...
IRS reminds Alaskan tax preparers to renew PTINs return preparers starting Jan. 1, 2011. "This requirement is part of the implementation of steps Commissioner Doug Shulman announced earlier this year regarding tax return preparers," IRS spokesman David Tucker stated in a press release...
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IRS deadlines for small employers announced

...approach, we want to make sure that small business owners don't leave any money on the table," said IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman. "Small businesses that offer health insurance should learn about this credit and claim it if they are eligible...
IRS warns of 'Dirty Dozen' scams

...others can become victims of scams. "The Dirty Dozen represents the worst of the worst tax scams," IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman says in a release. "Don't fall prey to these tax scams. They may look tempting, but these fraudulent deals end...
18 Juneau residents still owed tax refunds

...Refund?" is at 1-800-829-1954. "We want to make sure taxpayers get the money owed to them," IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman said in the release. "If you think you are missing a refund, the sooner you update your address information, the...
IRS increases reimbursement rates for last half of 2011

...IRS is adjusting the standard mileage rates to better reflect the recent increase in gas prices," IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman said in a release. "We are taking this step so the reimbursement rate will be fair to taxpayers."
IRS releases proposed regulations related to fees for preparer tax identification numbers

...general public, such as the authority to prepare federal tax returns for compensation. In January, IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman announced the results of a comprehensive six-month study of the tax return preparer industry, which proposed new...
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EITC benefits often go unclaimed, IRS says

...changes through 2012. "Millions of workers who did not earn high incomes claimed the EITC last year," IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman said in the release. "The IRS encourages all eligible taxpayers to claim this valuable credit. Together with our...
42 city agencies in danger of losing tax-exempt status

...everything we can to help organizations comply with the law and keep their valuable tax exemption," said IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman in a press release. "So if you do not have your filings up to date, now's the time to take action and get back...


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