News & Events
Webinar for Small Business: Ten Things to Ask Your Accountant
IR-2015-60, March 27, 2015 — The IRS will hold a free webinar next week designed to offer tips to taxpayers, especially small business owners, on working effectively with a paid tax preparer.
Low Income Taxpayer Clinic Grant Recipients Announced
IR-2015-61, March 27, 2015 — The IRS awarded approximately $10.25 million in matching grants to Low Income Taxpayer Clinics for the 2015 grant year.
IRS Offers Filing Season Tax Tips, Now Also Available in Spanish
IR-2015-59, March 26, 2015 — With millions of taxpayers getting ready to file, the IRS today reminded taxpayers they can take advantage of daily tax tips, e-news subscriptions and e-mail subscription services.
IRS Releases FY 2014 Data Book
IR-2015-58, March 24, 2015 — IRS releases statistics on Fiscal Year 2014 activities in its annual release of the Data Book.
Webinar Spotlights Payment Options for Individuals and Small Businesses
IR-2015-56, March 19, 2015 — The IRS will hold a free webinar on Wednesday, March 25, to help individuals, small businesses and tax professionals better understand various tax payment alternatives, including options for resolving complex collection cases.
Taxpayers in Increasing Numbers Find Help from IRS.gov
IR-2015-57, March 20, 2015 — More taxpayers are using IRS.gov this year than last; there were15 million new visitors last week.
Many Retirees Face April 1 Deadline to Take Required Retirement Plan Distributions
IR-2015-55, March 19, 2015 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers who turned 70½ during 2014 that in most cases they must start receiving required minimum distributions from Individual Retirement Accounts and workplace retirement plans by Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
Taxpayers Receiving Identity Verification Letter Should Use IDVerify.irs.gov
IR-2015-54, March 18, 2015 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers who receive requests from the IRS to verify their identities that the Identity Verification Service website, idverify.irs.gov, offers the fastest, easiest way to complete the task.
Tax Time Guide: Easy E-Pay and Payment Agreement Options Available to People Who Owe Tax
IR-2015-53, March 18, 2015 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers that it’s easier than ever to pay taxes electronically, and for those who can’t pay on time, quick and easy solutions are available.
IRS and Free File Alliance Reach New Agreement for Free Tax Software
IR-2015-52, March 17, 2015 – The IRS and Free File Inc., also known as the Free File Alliance, today announced a new five-year agreement that guarantees free, federal tax preparation software products for 70 percent of all taxpayers.