Many tax-exempt organizations have until May 15 to file information returns; IRS warns against including personal data

Many tax-exempt organizations have until May 15 to file information returns; IRS warns against including personal data

 The Internal Revenue Service reminded certain tax-exempt organizations that Wednesday, May 15, 2019, is the filing deadline for Form 990-series information returns. These types of information returns are normally due on the 15th day of the fifth month after the end of an organization’s accounting period. For organizations operating on a calendar year, the deadline is May 15, 2019. 

IRS promotes disaster readiness and Hurricane Preparedness

IRS promotes disaster readiness and Hurricane Preparedness

The 2019 hurricane season begins in June and the IRS joins the National Weather Service during Hurricane Preparedness Week, May 5-11, by encouraging everyone to update or make an emergency plan.

5 (Cheap) Tax-Free Dividends You Can Buy Now

5 (Cheap) Tax-Free Dividends You Can Buy Now

Municipal bonds, or bonds issued by states, cities and counties to finance roads, bridges and just about any other project you can imagine, pay a steady dividend that’s entirely tax-free for most Americans, meaning you can keep 100% of your gains forever. 

How To File For An Extension If You're Not Ready For Tax Day

How To File For An Extension If You're Not Ready For Tax Day

It just takes a few minutes, there are no special hoops to jump through, and there's no fee payable to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). And contrary to popular belief - and what some are suggesting this time of year - filing for an extension isn't an audit trigger.