Trend Results : Tax Refund


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 1660)

FILTER RESULTS

Fighting Tax Related ID Fraud With Your Cell Phone, One Selfie At A Time

The IRS and state tax authorities have been exploring ways to combat tax fraud while still ensuring that honest taxpayers receive their refunds in a timely manner. The Alabama Department of Revenue is hoping that new technology will help them stay ahead of scammers and thieves. All it takes is a cell phone.

6 Mistakes Under 30s Make At Tax Time (And How To Avoid Them)

Tax time is a fun time of year as most of us lodge our returns and then wait patiently for our tax refunds to arrive from the ATO. But preparing and lodging a tax return can be intimidating for some; particularly younger taxpayers who are less familiar with the process. Here are six common tax mistakes that younger people often make — and how to avoid them. More »      

1 GOP candidate down: Mike Pence releases tax returns

$10,162. That's how much of a federal tax refund that Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence and his wife Karen received on their 2015 tax return. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, GOP vice presidential candidate, campaigning among Ohio State tailgaters during a stop earlier this month in the key Nov. Show More Summary

Two Cents Adjust Your Withholding Now Because Next Year’s Tax Refund Might Be Late | Lanesplitter Ha

3 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Two Cents Adjust Your Withholding Now Because Next Year’s Tax Refund Might Be Late | Lanesplitter Harley-Davidson’s New Milwaukee-Eight Engine Is So Good It’ll Make You Lose Your Pants | io9 New April O’Neil Meets Original April O’Neil in a Wisely Deleted Scene from TMNT2 | Kotaku Five Anime That Are Better The Second Time Around | Read more...

Adjust Your Withholding Now Because Next Year’s Tax Refund Might Be Late

If you usually get a big tax refund, it might be time to fix that. The IRS announced that refunds for 2016 taxes might be a little late and they urge taxpayers to adjust their withholding . Read more...

Federal Taxes Are Very Progressive

Tax Vox: Federal Taxes Are Very Progressive, by Robertson Williams: The US federal tax system is highly progressive, primarily because individual income tax rates rise sharply with income and refundable tax credits lead to negative income taxes for households with low income. Updated estimates from the Tax Policy Center project...

Why Federal Taxes Are Progressive

The US federal tax system is highly, primarily because individual income tax rates rise sharply with income and refundable tax credits lead to negative income for households with low income. Updated estimates from the Tax Policy Center project that effective federal tax rates this year will range from 3.5 percent for households in the lowest-income quintile […]

Federal Taxes Are Very Progressive

The US federal tax system is highly progressive, primarily because individual income tax rates rise sharply with income and refundable tax credits lead to negative...

'Harry Potter' Star Rupert Grint Loses $1.3 Million Tax Refund Case

Rupert Grint is about to be short $1.3 million, after a dispute over his taxes, according to E! News. The 27-year-old Harry Potter actor will be forced to pay the hefty fee after a judge ruled that he changed some of his accounting dates to shield his earnings from a high tax rate. Rupert reportedly [...]

How to Claim a Tax Refund on the Stuff You Buy in Europe and More

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips. Continue reading How to Claim a Tax Refund on the Stuff You Buy in Europe and More...

American Airlines Will Refund Overcharged Award Taxes

The UK has a departure tax ('Airline Passenger Duty') that's high in coach and higher still in premium cabins, and is often referred to as a 'premium cabin departure tax' or 'luxury tax'. One improvement, implemented a little over a year and a half ago, is that children under 12 flying economy no longer pay this tax. Show More Summary

Why You Shouldn't Use Your Tax Refund To Pay Off Your HECS Debt

For many young Australians, their annual tax return is an opportunity for extra spending, while some prefer to use their returns to pay off their HECS-HELP debt. Given this is a popular use of tax refund, it is worth tackling the question:...Show More Summary

Hayashi:The Effects Of Refund Anticipation Loans On Tax Filing And EITC Takeup

Andrew Hayashi (Virginia), The Effects of Refund Anticipation Loans on Tax Filing and EITC Takeup: The IRS has an uneasy relationship with tax return preparers. Preparers may ease the tax filing process and improve take-up of benefits like the earned income tax credit (EITC); however, preparers also profit from financial...

GAO:IRS's 30% Error Rate With Refundable Tax Credits Results In $30 Billion In Annual Erroneous Payments

Government Accountability Office, Refundable Tax Credits: Comprehensive Compliance Strategy and Expanded Use of Data Could Strengthen IRS's Efforts to Address Noncompliance (GAO- 16-475): The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), the Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC), and the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC) provide tax benefits to millions of taxpayers—many of...

Hundreds Of Churches Offer 90-Day Money-Back Guarantees On Tithing

Following up on my previous posts (links below) about taxes and tithing: Christianity Today, When Tithing Comes With a Money-Back Guarantee: This month, hundreds of Christians at a South Carolina megachurch can request a refund on all the money they’ve given since March. NewSpring Church, led by pastor Perry Noble,...

$3.1 billion – at least — lost in bogus tax refunds to ID thieves in 2014

Even during this era of cyber-insecurity, here’s a chilling figure: 3.1 billion. That’s the number of dollars the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) paid in bogus tax refunds in 2014 because of identity theft refund fraud, according to the Government Accountability Office. The IRS has a Taxpayer Protection Program (TPP) that sounds like it should provide […]

Accio! Harry Potter Star Rupert Grint Hopes To Summon £1m Tax Refund

Harry Potter star Rupert Grint is in court seeking a refund worth approximately £1 million ($1.33 million U.S.) as part of a tax dispute.

IRS Stopped $1.1 Billion In Fraudulent Refunds In 2016 Due To Increased Focus On Security

From January through April 2016, the IRS stopped $1.1 billion in fraudulent refunds claimed by identity thieves on more than 171,000 tax returns, a nearly 50% boost from last year's dollars, announced IRS Commissioner John Koskinen today at a Security Summit update. Show More Summary

IRS stopped $1.1 billion in fraudulent refunds this year More 'under the hood' taxpayer security enhancements planned for 2017 filing season

Taxpayer security, despite some recent issues, actually is improving. That's the word from the Internal Revenue Service and its private sector Security Summit partners Tax crooks tried to claim $1.1 billion in fraudulent refunds on 171,000 returns this latest main tax-filing season, the IRS announced at a press conference this morning. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC