News Releases for November 2021

National Tax Security Awareness Week, Day 2: Giving Tuesday reminder that scammers can use fake charities to get sensitive information

IR-2021-237, November 30, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service and Security Summit partners today warned taxpayers to be wary of fake charities used by scammers to get money as well as sensitive financial and personal information from victims.

Taxpayer alert as holidays, tax season approach: Watch out for scams, protect financial information; National Tax Security Awareness Week, Day 1 highlights important tips

IR-2021-236, November 29, 2021 — Kicking off a special week, the Internal Revenue Service and the Security Summit partners today warned taxpayers and tax professionals to beware of a dangerous combination of events that can increase their exposure to tax scams or identity theft.

Child Tax Credit payments: IRS online portal now available in Spanish; Nov. 29 is last day for families to opt out or make other changes

IR-2021-235, 23 Novanm 2021 — Semenn sa a, Sèvis Revni Entèn nan lanse yon nouvo vèsyon Pòtal Ajou Kredi Enpo pou Timoun (CTC-UP) nan an panyòl.

Interest rates remain the same for the first quarter of 2022

IR-2021-234, November 23, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning January 1, 2022.

Scam risks remain during pandemic; Security Summit focuses special week on taxpayer, tax professional protection against identity theft

IR-2021-233, November 19, 2021 — With the 2022 tax season and the holidays rapidly approaching, the Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the nation's tax industry today announced a special week focusing attention on taxpayers protecting sensitive financial information against identity thieves.

IRS Criminal Investigation releases annual report highlighting 2,500+ investigations, law enforcement partnerships

IR-2021-232, November 18, 2021 — Over 2,500 criminal investigations, the identification of more than $10 billion from tax fraud and financial crimes, and a nearly 90% conviction rate are just a few highlights from the IRS-Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI) Fiscal Year 2021 Annual Report.

IRS provides answers to states and local governments on taxability and reporting of payments from Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds

IR-2021-231, November 17, 2021 — IRS provides answers to states and local governments on taxability and reporting of payments from Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds.

IRS: Tout Mississippi kalifye kounyea pou alèjman pwolonje pou Siklòn Ida a; Dat limit 15 septanm ak 15 oktòb yo, ak lòt dat ki pwolonje pou 3 janvye

IR-2021-230, 17 Novanm 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan te anonse jodia, viktim Siklòn Ida yo nan Mississippi genyen kounyea tan adisyonèl – jiska 3 janvye 2022 – pou yo depoze plizyè deklarasyon taks pou biznis ak patikilye epi pou yo fè peman taks yo.

IRS offers how-to videos to help taxpayers apply for Offers in Compromise and avoid scams

IR-2021-229, November 17, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today unveiled a new how-to video series enabling taxpayers to avoid potential scams by considering and applying for an Offer in Compromise (OIC) themselves and avoid paying excessive fees to companies advertising outlandish claims.

IRS devwale nouvo pwosesis verifikasyon idantite anliy pou aksede zouti otoasistans yo

IR-2021-228, 17 Novanm, 2021 — Administrasyon Fiskal Ameriken te anonse jodi a lansman yon verifikasyon idantite amelyore ak pwosesis koneksyon ki fasilite plis moun aksede nan sekirite epi itilize zouti anliy IRS yo ak aplikasyon li yo.

IRS Advisory Council issues 2021 Annual Report

IR-2021-227, November 17, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) today issued its annual report for 2021, including recommendations to the IRS on new and continuing issues in tax administration.

Tax professionals can now order more transcripts from the IRS

IR-2021-226, November 16, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that, effective Nov. 15, 2021, tax professionals are able to order up to 30 Transcript Delivery System (TDS) transcripts per client through the Practitioner Priority Service® line.

IRS provides guidance on per diem rates and the temporary 100% deduction for food or beverages from restaurants

IR-2021-225, November 16, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today issued Notice 2021-63 to make clear how the temporary 100% business deduction for food or beverages from restaurants applies to taxpayers properly applying the rules of Revenue Procedure 2019-48 for using per diem rates.

IRS bay plis alèjman pou gwo dife California a: Dat limit 15 Septanm, 15 Oktòb yo, lòt dat yo pwolonje pou pi lwen jiska 3 Janvye pou yon seri zòn

IR-2021-224, 15 Novanm 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan te anonse jodia, viktim gwo dife nan kèk kote nan California yo genyen kounyea jiska 3 Janvye 2022 pou yo depoze deklarasyon taks endividyèl ak sou biznis epi fè peman taks yo.

IRS announces new online tool to help U.S. withholding agents validate their 1042-S data prior to filing

IR-2021-223, November 15, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today launched a new online tool designed to help U.S. withholding agents comply with their reporting and withholding responsibilities with respect to IRS Form 1042-S, Foreign Person’s U.S. Source Income Subject to Withholding.

IRS: Fanmi yo ap resevwa byento pèman antisipe Kredi Enpo pou Timoun yo pou mwa Novanm nan; pa gen twòp tan ki rete pou enskri anliy pou jwenn yon pèman antisipe an Desanm

IR-2021-222, 12 Novanm, 2021. — Administrasyon Fiskal Ameriken an ak Depatman Trezò te anonse jodi a ke plizyè milyon fanmi Ameriken pral resevwa byento pèman Kredi Enpo pou Timoun (CTC) pou mwa Novanm nan.

IRS updates FAQs for 2020 Unemployment Compensation Exclusion

IR-2021-221, November 12, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today updated its frequently-asked-questions (FAQs) on 2020 Unemployment Compensation Exclusion.

IRS Financial Report available on IRS.gov

IR-2021-220, November 10, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service published its Financial Report on IRS.gov today. This new report provides the American people with a comprehensive view of the IRS’s financial activities as well as the accomplishments of its finance management community.

IRS provides tax inflation adjustments for tax year 2022

IR-2021-219, November 10, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the tax year 2022 annual inflation adjustments for more than 60 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules and other tax changes. Revenue Procedure 2021-45 provides details about these annual adjustments.

IRS aktyalize Kesyon yo Poze Souvan sou Kredi Enpo pou Timoun 2021 an ak Avans Peman Kredi Enpo pou Timoun yo

IR-2021-218, 9 Novanm 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan te aktyalize jodia kesyon yo poze souvan (FAQ yo) sou Kredi Enpo pou Timoun 2021 an ak Peman Avans Kredi Enpo pou Timoun yo pou w dekri kòman kontribyab yo kapab bay IRS la kounyea yon estimasyon revni 2021 w lan avèk Pòtal Ajou Kredi Enpo pou Timoun nan (CTC UP).

Prepare pou taks yo: Etap fasil kontribyab yo ka pran kounyea pou rann depo taks pi fasil an 2022

IR-2021-217, 8 november 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan ankouraje kontribyab yo jodia, ansanm avèk sila yo ki te resevwa peman relans yo oswa peman avans Kredi Enpo pou Timoun yo, pou yo pran etap enpòtan yo sezon lotòn sa a pou ede yo depoze deklarasyon taks federal yo an 2022.

IRS announces 401(k) limit increases to $20,500

IR-2021-216, November 4, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service announced today that the amount individuals can contribute to their 401(k) plans in 2022 has increased to $20,500, up from $19,500 for 2021 and 2020.

IRS releases reporting guidance for partnership interests held in connection with the performance of services

IR-2021-215, November 3, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today posted detailed reporting directions for certain passthrough entities and taxpayers reporting of partnership interests held in connection with the performance of services, often referred to as “carried interests,” in the form of frequently asked questions (FAQs).

Rapèl don nan fen ane: Dediksyon taks espesyal ede majorite moun yo bay jiska 600 dola pou charite, menm si yo pa detaye

IR-2021-214, November 3, 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan te raple kontribyab yo jodia, yon pwovizyon fiskal espesyal pral pèmèt plis ameriken dedui pi fasil jiska 600 dola don bay charite kalifye yo nan deklarasyon taks sou revni federal yo.

Plis alèjman IRS pou Ida: dat limit 15 septanm, 15 oktòb, lkòt dat ki pwolonje pou 3 janvye pou kèk kote nan Connecticut

IR-2021-213, 3 novanm 2021 — Sèvis Revni Entèn nan te anonse jodia, Viktim of Siklòn Ida yo nan kèk kote nan Connecticut genyen jiska 3 janvye 2022 pou yo depoze plizyè deklarasyon taks endividyèl ak pou biznis epi fè peman taks.

IRS issues another 430,000 refunds for adjustments related to unemployment compensation

IR-2021-212, November 1, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service recently sent approximately 430,000 refunds totaling more than $510 million to taxpayers who paid taxes on unemployment compensation excluded from income for tax year 2020.

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