Taxpayers

IRS alerts taxpayers: Scammers scheming around Oct. 15 deadline; Here’s what to do

IRS alerts taxpayers: Scammers scheming around Oct. 15 deadline; Here’s what to do

The Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers to beware of criminals who continue using devious tactics to steal money and personal information from unsuspecting victims, especially as the fall season approaches.

Third estimated tax payment due Sept. 17; Tools are available to help people pay right amount following law changes

Third estimated tax payment due Sept. 17; Tools are available to help people pay right amount following law changes

With tax reform bringing major changes for the current tax year, the Internal Revenue Service today reminded small businesses, self-employed individuals, retirees, investors and others who need to pay their taxes quarterly that the third estimated tax payment for 2018 is due on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.

Despite Reform, Alternative Minimum Tax Can Still Hit Some Taxpayers

Despite Reform, Alternative Minimum Tax Can Still Hit Some Taxpayers

If you weren’t subject to the AMT before the reforms, you most certainly don’t have to worry about it now, unless you’ve suddenly become much wealthier. But tax advisors say that households who were at risk of having to pay this extra-high income tax in the past are still wise to see if it will apply to them today — and to take evasive action if it might.