News Releases for September 2006


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IR-2006-154, Sept. 29, 2006 — Additional Toyota hybrids vehicles qualify for the tax credit enacted as part of the Energy Policy Act of 2005.

IR-2006-153, Sept. 28, 2006 — Ronald J. Schultz has been named Senior Technical Advisor to the Commissioner of the IRS’s Tax Exempt and Government Entities division.

IR-2006-152, Sept. 28, 2006 — Recent law change provides benefit to certain members of the military receiving early payments from pension plans and IRAs.

IR-2006-151, Sept. 27, 2006 — Taxpayers in certain areas severely damaged by Hurricane Katrina have until Oct. 16, 2006, to file their income tax returns for 2004 and 2005.

IR-2006-150, Sept. 25, 2006 — Clarissa C. Potter is IRS new Deputy Chief Counsel (Technical).

IR-2006-149, Sept. 22, 2006 — The Summer Bulletin contains articles on sole proprietorships, foreign-controlled domestic corporations and more, as well as general data.

IR-2006-148, Sept. 21, 2006 — Michael Julianelle is the new the Director of Government Entities and Joseph H. Grant is the Director of Employee Plans.

IR-2006-147, Sept. 20, 2006 – Large corporate taxpayers were required to e-file for the first time this year.

IR-2006-146, Sept. 20, 2006 — Spires will be responsible for all aspects of the IRS' information technology systems.

IR-2006-145, September 20, 2006 — As the tax credit for various Toyota hybrids phases out, the IRS provides dollar amounts allowable until Sept. 30, 2007.

IR-2006-144, September 19, 2006 — Individual taxpayers who received a six-month extension to file their 2005 income tax return have less than a month remaining. The deadline to file the tax return is October 16.

Sept. 15, 2006 — IRS / OECD Joint News Release on the Forum for Tax Administration

IR-2006-143, Sept. 11, 2006 — The interest rates for over- or underpayment of taxes for the quarter beginning October 1, 2006, has not changed since the previous quarter.

IR-2006-142, Sept. 11, 2006 — IRS has reached a satisfactory settlement in a transfer pricing dispute with Glaxo SmithKline in the largest tax dispute in the IRS's history.

IR-2006-141, Sept. 8, 2006 — Farmers affected by certain drought conditions have additional time to purchase replacement livestock, in accordance with Notice-2006-82.

IR-2006-140, Sept. 7, 2006 — Taxpayers seeking IRS Chief Counsel advice as outlined in Revenue Procedure 2006-1 are reminded to submit their requests and additional information to the addresses listed in the revenue procedure. (Clarifies IR-2006-138)

IR-2006-139, Sept. 5, 2006 — Starting October 2006, the IRS will charge taxpayers a user fee for processing Form 8802.

IR-2006-138, Sept. 1, 2006 — Instructions for delivery of certain documents to the IRS's Office of Chief Counsel. (Revised, Also see IR-2006-140.)

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