News Releases for November 2010

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IRS Announces New Members for the Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee 2010

IR-2010-115, Nov. 23, 2010 — A new chairman and seven new members were selected for the Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee (ETAAC).

2010 IRSAC Report Made Available

IR-2010-114, Nov. 17, 2010 — The Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council has made recommendations on a wide range of tax administration issues.

IRS Seeks to Return $164 point 6 Million in Undelivered Checks to Taxpayers; Recommends e-file and Direct Deposit to Eliminate Future Delivery Problems

IR-2010-113, Nov. 17, 2010 — The Internal Revenue Service is looking to return $164.6 million in undelivered refund checks. A total of 111,893 taxpayers are due one or more refund checks that could not be delivered because of mailing address errors.

Nearly 70 Percent of Taxpayers Used IRS e-file in 2010

IR-2010-112, Nov. 10, 2010 — Almost 99 million taxpayers e-filed in 2010. (Filing season statistics for week ending Nov. 5 included.)

IRS Announces 2011 VITA Grant Recipients

IR-2010-111, Nov. 9, 2010 — VITA programs receive $11 million in matching grants the IRS announced today.

Expanded Recovery Act Tax Credits Help Homeowners Winterize their Homes, Save Energy; Check Tax Credit Certification Before You Buy, IRS Advises

IR-2010-110, Nov. 9, 2010 — Homeowners who make energy-saving improvements this fall can cut their winter heating bills and lower their 2010 tax bill.

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