Internal Revenue Service

One More Tax Tip
One More Tax Tip
"Emancipation Day" in Washington, D.C. on Friday, April 15 means federal offices there weren't on the job, which means tax filers get an extra day to get their collective acts together. April 15 being a Friday means that extra day turns into an extra three days, including the weekend...
Tax Tip: Small Stuff Matters
Tax Tip: Small Stuff Matters
You know the old cliche "don't sweat the small stuff," right? Well the Internal Revenue Service says inattention to the small stuff when preparing tax returns can actually trip up a taxpayer enough that their refund is delayed. IRS Michigan spokesperson Luis Garcia tells WBCK there are several ways this happens: Wrong or Missing Social Security Numbers... Read More ...
Tax Tip: Check EITC Status
Tax Tip: Check EITC Status
The Internal Revenue Service tells WBCK an amazing number of folks who qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) don't claim it on their taxes - simply because they don't know they qualify. Others may think they don't qualify, but a change in their tax status or income over the previous year means they actually do...
IRS Warns About Current Scams
IRS Warns About Current Scams
As people are preparing their taxes, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) sends out a warning to look out for scam artists. Michigan IRS spokesperson Luis Garcia told The Richard Piet Show that con artists come in all sorts of different ways — whether it's through your e-mail inbox, on the phone or even showing up at your front door...