News Releases for May 2021

Interest rates remain the same for the third quarter of 2021

IR-2021-120, May 27, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning July 1, 2021.

Plis pase 1.8 milyon Peman Enpak Ekonomik vèse anba Plan Sovtaj Ameriken an; peman total yo te rive nan prèske 167 milyon

IR-2021-119, May 26, 2021 — Jodia, Sèvis Revni Entèn, Etzazini. Depatman Trezò ak Biwo Sèvis Fiskal la te anonse yo vèse plis pase 1.8 milyon Peman Enpak Ekonomik anba Plan Sovtaj Ameriken an.

2021 IRS Virtual Nationwide Tax Forum begins in July

IR-2021-118, May 24, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the 2021 Virtual IRS Nationwide Tax Forum will be held over five weeks starting July 20, with a series of live-streamed webinars every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Ak dat limit 17 Me pase a, deklare enpo ou kounya pou ou jwenn ranbousman oswa redui sanksyon yo ak enterè yo

IR-2021-117, May 20, 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan ap raple kontribyab ki te kite dènye dat limit pou deklarasyon enpo a pase epi yo dwe yon ranbousman, p ap genyen sanksyon pou deklarasyon anreta.

IRS ankouraje gwoup yo pou yo pataje enfòmasyon pou ede sila yo ki san adrès pèmanan yo benefisye avantaj tankou Peman Enpak Ekonomik yo, avans Kredi Enpo pou Timoun ki gen pou fèt

IR-2021-116, May 19, 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn jodia te kontinye ak yon efò li ap fè pou ede sila yo ki sanzabri yo pandan li ap raple moun yo ki pa genyen yon adrès pèmanan oswa yon kont labank, yo kapab toujou kalifye pou peman relans yo ak lòt kredi yo, tankou avans Kredi Enpo pou Timoun nan.

IRS provides guidance on premium assistance and tax credit for continuation health coverage

IR-2021-115, May 18, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today provided guidance on tax breaks under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 for continuation health coverage under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA).

IRS reminds taxpayers of May 17 deadline for individual income tax returns: extensions, other help available

IR-2021-114, May 17, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that the deadline for filing most individual income tax returns this year is May 17.

IRS anonse fanmi yo 88% timoun nan Etazini pral resevwa otomatikman chak mwa, peman Kredi Fiskal pou Timoun ki ranbousab

IR-2021-113, May 17, 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan ak Depatman Trezò nan Etazini te anonse jodia, premye peman mansyèl Kredi Fiskal pou Timoun ki elaji e ki fenk aksesib ki soti nan Plan Sovtaj Ameriken an ap fèt 15 Jiyè.

IRS extends May 17, other tax deadlines for victims of Tennessee storms; provides special guidelines for disaster area individuals needing further extensions

IR-2021-112, May 14, 2021 — Victims of this spring’s storms and tornadoes in Tennessee will have until August 2, 2021, to file various individual and business tax returns and make tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today.

IRS kòmanse korije deklarasyon taks pou esklizyon revni nan konpansasyon pou chomaj yo; peman regilye ap fèt apati Me rive nan sezon lete

IR-2021-111, May 14, 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan (The Internal Revenue Service) ap kòmanse bay ranbousman yo (an anglè) semenn sa a pou kontribyab ki te peye taks sou konpansasyon pou chomaj 2020 an Plan Sovtaj Ameriken an ki te pwomilge kòm lwa tou dènyeman an te retire pami revni ki taksab yo.

Facing a surprise tax bill? Be sure to still file by May 17

IR-2021-110, May 14, 2021 ― The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers who owe 2020 taxes that there are different ways to pay through IRS.gov, including payment options for many people who can’t pay in full.

IRS extends deadline to apply for the 2022-2024 volunteer Taxpayer Advocacy Panel

IR-2021-109, May 13, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service has extended the deadline for civic-minded volunteers to apply for membership on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (TAP) for 2022.

IRS grants dyed diesel fuel penalty relief due to disruptions of the fuel supply chain

IR-2021-108, May 13, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service, in response to disruptions of the fuel supply chain, will not impose a penalty when dyed diesel fuel is sold for use or used on the highway in the states of Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Nearly 1 million additional Economic Impact Payments disbursed under the American Rescue Plan; total payments reach nearly 165 million

IR-2021-107, May 12, 2021 — Today, the Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the Bureau of the Fiscal Service announced they are disbursing nearly 1 million payments in the ninth batch of Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan.

IRS offers overview of tax provisions in American Rescue Plan; retroactive tax benefits help many people now preparing 2020 returns

IR-2021-106, May 11, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today provided an overview of some of the key tax provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act.

IRS issues guidance on taxability of dependent care assistance programs for 2021, 2022

IR-2021-105, May 10, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today issued guidance on the taxability of dependent care assistance programs for 2021 and 2022, clarifying that amounts attributable to carryovers or an extended period for incurring claims generally are not taxable.

Reminder to tax-exempt organizations: 990s, other forms due on May 17; information and tools available to help

IR-2021-104, May 7, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today reminds tax-exempt organizations that operate on a calendar-year (CY) basis that certain annual information and tax returns they file with the IRS are due on May 17, 2021.

More than 1.1 million additional Economic Impact Payments disbursed under the American Rescue Plan; payments total approximately 164 million

IR-2021-103, May 5, 2021 — Today, the Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the Bureau of the Fiscal Service announced they are disbursing more than 1.1 million payments in the eighth batch of Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan.

IRS announces use of Projected Contract Award Date web app that predicts when contracts will be signed

IR-2021-102, May 5, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service’s Office of the Chief Procurement Officer today announced the successful development of a web app called Projected Contract Award Date.

As hurricane season nears, IRS reminds people to prepare for natural disasters

IR-2021-101, May 4, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service reminds everyone that May includes National Hurricane Preparedness Week and is also National Wildfire Awareness Month.

Low Income Taxpayer Clinic 2022 grant application period now open

IR-2021-100, May 3, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the application period for Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) matching grants for calendar year 2022 will run from May 3, 2021, to June 18, 2021.

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