News Releases for July 2015

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For ADA Anniversary: IRS Spotlights Tax Benefits and Services for People With Disabilities

IR-2015-98, July 24, 2015 — The IRS is marking the 25th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act by spotlighting a number of tax benefits and services that can help taxpayers with disabilities.

National Taxpayer Advocate Reviews Filing Season and Identifies Priority Areas and Challenges in Mid-Year Report to Congress

IR-2015-97, July 15, 2015 — National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson today released her statutorily mandated mid-year report to Congress that identifies the priority issues the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) will address during the upcoming fiscal year, including the IRS’s long-term strategic planning, tax-related identity theft and administration of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), and presents highlights of the recently concluded filing season.

Small Businesses Can Get IRS Penalty Relief for Unfiled Retirement Plan Returns

IR-2015-96, July 14, 2015 —The IRS today encouraged eligible small businesses that did not file certain retirement plan returns to take advantage of a low-cost penalty relief program enabling them to quickly come back into compliance.

Sign Up for IRS Summertime Tax Tips

IR-2015-95, July 7, 2015 — Taxpayers interested in receiving helpful consumer tips this summer to get a jump start on this year’s taxes should consider joining the more than 660,000 subscribers who already receive IRS Tax Tips.

IRS Spotlights Year-Round Tax Help in 6 Languages

IR-2015-94, July 1, 2015 ― The IRS today reminded taxpayers that a wide range of publications and online resources are available in Chinese, Korean, Russian and Vietnamese, as well as English and Spanish, on

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