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Will I get a refund on my 2018 tax return because of tax reform?

Will I get a refund on my 2018 tax return because of tax reform?

What is tax reform? Major tax reform that affects both individuals and businesses was enacted in December 2017. It’s commonly referred to as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, TCJA or tax reform. What changed? For 2018, most tax rates have been reduced. This means most people will pay less tax starting this year. TheRead more about Will I get a refund on my 2018 tax return because of tax reform?[…]

Missed the tax-filing deadline? IRS issues tips on what to do

Missed the tax-filing deadline? IRS issues tips on what to do

While the federal income tax-filing deadline has passed for most people, there are some taxpayers still facing tax-related issues. This includes people who still haven’t filed, people who haven’t paid their taxes or those who are waiting for their tax refund. The IRS offers these tips for handling some typical after-tax-day issues: Didn’t file byRead more about Missed the tax-filing deadline? IRS issues tips on what to do[…]

Refunds worth $1.1 billion waiting to be claimed by those who have not filed 2014 federal income tax returns

Refunds worth $1.1 billion waiting to be claimed by those who have not filed 2014 federal income tax returns

Unclaimed federal income tax refunds totaling about $1.1 billion may be waiting for an estimated 1 million taxpayers who did not file a 2014 federal income tax return, according to the Internal Revenue Service. In the State of Indiana Alone, an estimated 22,700 individuals have a combined refund of $24,353,000 waiting. To collect the money,Read more about Refunds worth $1.1 billion waiting to be claimed by those who have not filed 2014 federal income tax returns[…]