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The IRS Has Developed New Reason to Exercise

on August 19, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

In recent technical advice to its agents, the IRS has said that agents who use public transportation to visit a taxpayer may need to walk part for of the trip. However, the author says this could create a confidentiality problem for taxpayers.

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Report: US Government Losing Billions In Tax Revenue From IRS Budget Cuts

on August 15, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments

A new study found that the federal government could have collected $34.3 billion more in taxes from the nation’s largest corporations by increasing IRS resources.

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Justice Delayed Apparently Is Not Justice Denied

By on May 14, 2019 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
Justice Delayed Apparently Is Not Justice Denied

An IRS employee who was fired invoked arbitration but dragged her feet agreeing to a hearing date. She may receive back pay as the result of the appeals court decision.

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Protecting Your Personal Info in Today’s Digital World

By on April 14, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Protecting Your Personal Info in Today’s Digital World

Our personal data is always at risk in today’s world. These are some tips that can help you stay protected.

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IRS Analyst Pleads Not Guilty To Leaking Michael Cohen’s Bank Account Information

on March 13, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
An Internal Revenue Service analyst charged with leaking bank account information of President Trump's former attorney Michael Cohen pleaded not guilty Wednesday in federal court in the Northern District of California.

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OPM Provides FAQs on IRS Health Insurance Forms

By on February 28, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Provides FAQs on IRS Health Insurance Forms

OPM has provided some frequently asked questions regarding government health insurance requirements under FEHB for tax year 2018.

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IRS Employee Charged In Leak of Michael Cohen’s Bank Records to Michael Avenatti

on February 21, 2019 in Current Events with 0 Comments
An investigative analyst for the Internal Revenue Service has been charged with leaking the personal bank records of Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer.

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Impact of the Government Shutdown on the IRS

By on February 14, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Impact of the Government Shutdown on the IRS

The annual report from the Taxpayer Advocate Service outlines the impact of the shutdown on the IRS and agency problems as a result of using 1960’s computer technology.

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Treasury: Tax Refunds are Safe in the Event of Another Shutdown

By on February 13, 2019 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Treasury: Tax Refunds are Safe in the Event of Another Shutdown

Even if there is another shutdown, the Treasury Department says taxpayer refunds will still be paid.

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How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?

By on February 7, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How Long Should You Keep Tax Records?

What tax related documents do you need to keep, and for how long do you need to keep them? These are some guidelines for tax purposes.

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