IRS last call for taxpayers to claim $1.5 billion in tax refunds from unfiled 2019 tax returns: July 17 deadline rapidly approaching IR-2023-122, June 30, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service issued a final reminder today to nearly 1.5 million taxpayers across the country to claim their refunds for tax year 2019 by filing before the July 17, 2023, deadline. IRS sends special mailing to taxpayers in certain disaster areas IR-2023-121, June 28, 2023 — The IRS is sending a special follow-up mailing to taxpayers in several states affected by disasters to let them know that they have additional time to pay their taxes. Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee issues annual report with 26 recommendations to Congress and IRS IR-2023-120, June 28, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee (ETAAC) today released its annual report for 2023 featuring recommendations to Congress and the IRS that focus on electronic tax administration and cybersecurity. National Taxpayer Advocate issues midyear report to Congress; highlights filing season challenges and focuses on strategic priorities IR-2023-119, June 21, 2023 — National Taxpayer Advocate Erin M. Collins today released her statutorily mandated midyear report to Congress. The report says the tax-return filing season generally ran smoothly this year, urges the Internal Revenue Service to prioritize a broad array of technology upgrades and sets forth key objectives of the Office of the Taxpayer Advocate for the upcoming fiscal year. IRS, Treasury update Notice 2023-29 related to energy community bonus credit amounts under the Inflation Reduction Act IR-2023-118, June 15, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service today issued Notice 2023-45, which updates Notice 2023-29, that describes certain rules that the IRS intends to include in forthcoming proposed regulations for determining what constitutes an energy community for the production and investment tax credits. Treasury, IRS issue guidance for the advanced manufacturing investment credit IR-2023-117, June 14, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service today issued proposed regulations that provide guidance regarding the implementation of the elective payment provisions of the Advanced Manufacturing Investment Credit, established by the Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors Act of 2022, commonly known as the CHIPS Act. IRS releases guidance on elective payments and transfers of certain credits under the Inflation Reduction Act IR-2023-116, June 14, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service issued proposed regulations and frequently asked questions today describing rules for applicable entities that earn certain clean energy credits and choose to make an elective payment election and rules for eligible taxpayers that elect to transfer certain credits to unrelated parties. Atlanta Tax Forum quickly approaching; IRS Commissioner headlines speakers at three-day event that helps tax professionals learn the latest on tax law, transformation work IR-2023-115, June 13, 2023 — IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel will highlight the Atlanta session of the Nationwide Tax Forum on July 25-27, providing tax professionals with multiple opportunities to learn more about changes to tax law and IRS transformation efforts. Tax professionals: Four special events added to the 2023 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums IR-2023-114, June 12, 2023 — Tax professionals who attend this summer’s IRS Nationwide Tax Forums will see a new series of special events, including sessions focused on practice management, the taxpayer experience and cybersecurity and a town hall meeting with the National Taxpayer Advocate. Special options available to help taxpayers who missed the April deadline; people encouraged to file, pay by June 14 to avoid larger penalties and interest IR-2023-113, June 9, 2023 — The IRS today encouraged taxpayers who owe unpaid taxes and missed the April 18 tax deadline to file their 2022 federal income tax return and pay any tax due by Wednesday, June 14, to avoid a larger late-filing penalty. Time is running out: Taxpayers missing $1.5 billion in refunds for 2019 must file by July 17 IR-2023-112, June 8, 2023 ― The Internal Revenue Service today encouraged nearly 1.5 million people across the nation to submit a tax return to claim their refunds for tax year 2019 by the July 17, 2023, deadline. Mid-June estimated tax payment deadline in sight for many taxpayers IR-2023-111, June 7, 2023 — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers of the 2023 second quarter estimated tax deadline. Those who pay estimated taxes should consider the June 15 deadline to stay current with their taxes. IRS grants penalty relief for corporations that did not pay estimated tax related to the new corporate alternative minimum tax IR-2023-110, June 7, 2023 — The Department of Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service today issued Notice 2023-42, which will grant penalty relief for corporations that did not pay estimated tax in connection with the new corporate alternative minimum tax (CAMT). News release and fact sheet archive Find previous year news releases and fact sheets from 1997 through last month.