IR-2003-56 — Taxpayers can still get e-file's benefits at no cost.
IR-2003-55 – Pub. 4079 provides an overview of municipal bond issuances, including filing requirements, arbitrage and rebate concepts and refunding.
IR-2003-54 — Three-day sessions educate and serve the tax preparer community.
IR-2003-53 — A preliminary look at returns filed for Tax Year 2001; the alternative minimum tax falls 32 percent.
Revised Industry Issue Resolution Program Procedures Published; Next Selections Made from Requests Received by May 15, 2003
IR-2003-52 — Disputed or burdensome business tax issues can be submitted for resolution.
IR-2003-51 — The enforcement web to catch and eliminate tax shelters continues to grow.
Taxpayers Face Several April 15 Deadlines; Time Running Out for Some Unclaimed Refunds, Last Chance To Apply for Offshore Compliance Initiative
IR-2003-50 — It's the last weekend before the deadline, but it's not too late to take advantage of free e-filing or come clean on unreported offshore income.
OBSOLETE — ITIN Applicants Must Use New Form Starting April 15
IR-2003-49 — Only the Dec. 2002 revision of Form W-7 will be accepted for issuance of an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number.
IR-2003-48 — Delegated authority helps IRS continue to crack down on unreported overseas accounts.
IR-2003-47 – Help for those hurrying to make the April 15th deadline. Filing stats through April 4.
IR-2003-46 — 10 states grant special consideration to taxpayers who apply for federal initiative.
IR-2003-45 — Participants in offshore schemes may take advantage of Voluntary Compliance Initiative until April 15, 2003.
IR-2003-44 — Process made permanent after successful pilot project.
IRS Provides Help to Get Tax Assistance to Military Families; New Web Page Created for U.S. Armed Services
IR-2003-43 — Explains the tax benefits for those serving in combat zones and qualified hazardous duty areas and links to the new Web page.
IR-2003-42 -- Use an electronic withdrawal, credit card, check or money order - or ask for an installment plan if you owe more than you can pay. Filing stats through March 28.
News releases and fact sheets from November 2002 forward and an archive of news releases and fact sheets in PDF format back to 1997.