IRS, Telemundo Host Tax Information Program for Spanish-Speaking Taxpayers
IR-2007-14, Jan. 24, 2007
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service is joining national television network Telemundo in a special one-hour tax program for Spanish-speaking taxpayers on Sunday, Jan. 28. The program, “Los Impuestos y Usted” (“Taxes and You”), will air at 3:30 p.m. Eastern and Pacific Time, and at 2:30 p.m. Central and Mountain Time.
“Los Impuestos y Usted” will focus on a variety of tax issues, including the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) for low-income taxpayers, electronic filing (IRS e-file), Free File and tips on how to choose a tax preparer. In addition, the program will explain the changes to the tax laws such as split refunds and the federal telephone excise tax. IRS experts also will discuss taxpayers’ rights and how to obtain help with tax questions.
Mónica Noguera, host for many of Telemundo’s special programs, will present the IRS program, which features in-studio interviews with IRS tax experts.
Information about the IRS is available in Spanish online at http://www.irs.gov/espanol or toll-free by telephone at 1-800-829-1040, extension 8.