April Monday, April 2 Electronically file Forms W-2, W-2G, 1098, 1099, 8027, 1094-C, 1095-C, 1094-B, and 1095-B. (see F.I.R.E.) Tuesday, April 17 Corporations: Deposit the first installment of your 2018 estimated tax. Tuesday, April 17 Household Employers: File Sch. H with Form 1040 if you paid $2,000 or more to a household employee. Tuesday, April 17 Corporations: File Form… Read More

  More than 155 million individual tax returns are expected to be filed in 2018, according to the IRS, which began accepting electronic and paper tax returns on Monday, January 29, 2018. Note: Although the IRS began accepting both electronic and paper tax returns January 29, paper returns will not begin processing until mid-February as system… Read More

Recent tax reform legislation affected the tax code in many ways. Here are four tax breaks that survived the cut that will take effect for the 2018 filing year. Mortgage Interest Deduction The mortgage interest deduction is limited to mortgage principal of $750,000 on new homes. Previously, the limit was $1 million. Existing mortgages are… Read More

The Internal Revenue Service is warning taxpayers of a quickly growing scam involving erroneous tax refunds being deposited into their bank accounts. The IRS also offered a step-by-step explanation for how to return the funds and avoid being scammed. These criminals have a new twist on an old scam. After stealing taxpayer data and filing… Read More

Scam Phone Calls Continue; IRS Identifies Five Easy Ways to Spot Suspicious Calls WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert today providing taxpayers with additional tips to protect themselves from telephone scam artists calling and pretending to be with the IRS. These callers may demand money or may say you have a… Read More