News Releases for February 2009

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IRS Releases Information to Help Employers Claim COBRA Medical Coverage Credit on Payroll Tax Form

IR-2009-15, Feb. 26, 2009 — Revised Form 941 and extensive question-and-answer section developed for employers.

Expanded Tax Break Available for 2009 First-Time Homebuyers

IR-2009-14, Feb. 25, 2009 — Some individuals who bought their first home in 2009 can claim a credit on their 2008 tax returns and get the benefit now.

New Withholding Tables Now Available on IRS.gov; Most Workers Will See Bigger Paychecks this Spring

IR-2009-13, Feb 21, 2009 ― Tax credit is worth $400 to $800 for many Americans.

IRS Seeks Members for Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee 2009

IR-2009-12, Feb. 2, 2009 — You can make a difference by joining the committee that's dedicated to electronic tax filing.

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