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News News Releases IR-2023-155, IRS announces administrative transition period for new Roth catch up requirement; catch-up contributions still permitted after 2023 IR-2023-154, Interest rates increase for the fourth quarter 2023 IR-2023-153, Treasury and IRS issue proposed regulations on reporting by brokers for sales or exchanges of digital assets; new steps designed to end confusion, help taxpayers, aid high-income compliance work IR-2023-152, Reminder to employers and employees: Educational assistance programs can be used to help pay workers’ student loans; free IRS webinar will offer details IR-2023-151, IRS: Hawaii wildfire victims qualify for tax relief; Oct. 16 deadline, other dates postponed to Feb. 15 More News Releases Tax Tips Tax Tip 2023-105, Lots of military spouses are also entrepreneurs – here’s some tax info they can use Tax Tip 2023-104, Educator Expense Deduction helps teachers cut classroom costs Tax Tip 2023-96, Homeowners: review these house-related deductions and programs Tax Tip 2023-95, Free tax filing options still available Tax Tip 2023-92, Things for extension filers to keep in mind as they prepare to file Tax Tip 2023-88, Accessible tax info and forms available with the IRS Alternative Media Center More Tax Tips Ready-to-Use Articles Each link under a topic leads to an article that you can share. The articles can be used as a drop-in article for your website, in electronic products, publications or other content as needed. Visit the Outreach Connection Archive for additional ready-to-use articles. Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 Home energy credits: Good for the environment and your wallet Taxpayers may qualify for the new Clean Vehicle Tax Credit Taxpayers may qualify for the new Previously Owned Clean Vehicle Credit Child Tax Credit Have friends or family in Puerto Rico? Spread the word on the expanded Child Tax Credit More Puerto Rico families qualify for Child Tax Credit Raising your grandkids? You may qualify for the Child Tax Credit Find out if you can claim the Child Tax Credit How the expanded 2021 child tax credit can help your family Coronavirus Tax Relief You may be eligible for the Recovery Rebate Credit even if you don’t normally file a tax return Check your Recovery Rebate Credit eligibility Withholding and Estimated Taxes Tips for using the IRS Tax Withholding Estimator If you're self-employed, checking your tax situation just got easier Retirees: New IRS tool makes it easier to check your withholding What to do with your Tax Withholding Estimator results An estimated tax payment could help avoid a penalty Filing If you need more time to file your taxes, request an extension Why you might receive a Form 1099-K E-file and direct deposit help expedite tax refunds A name change affects a tax return Things to think about when choosing a tax preparer Employers: Consider benefits of filing payroll taxes electronically Payments If you have a tax bill you can’t pay, the IRS can help If you owe taxes, you have options How to pay your taxes Gig Economy Gig economy workers: know your tax responsibilities Refunds E-file and direct deposit help expedite tax refunds Choose Direct Deposit for the fastest way to receive your refund Check the status of your refund Credits Home energy credits: Good for the environment and your wallet Taxpayers may qualify for the new Clean Vehicle Tax Credit Taxpayers may qualify for the new Previously Owned Clean Vehicle Credit Find out if you're eligible for the earned income tax credit Education tax benefits may help with college costs You may benefit from the Credit for Other Dependents Tax Scams How to protect your private tax data Is that the IRS contacting you – or is it a scam? Other Topics How to request tax information in alternative formats Identity Protection PIN Program now available for all taxpayers Taxpayers can get tax info on social media Be ready to verify your identity when calling the IRS Resources Check out our other online tools and materials that are ready for you to use and share. Helpful Information Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 Recovery Rebate Credit Where's My Refund? Options for paying your taxes Filing past due returns Understanding Your IRS Notice or Letter Fix/Correct a Return Where's My Amended Return Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments Tax Reform Employer Identification Number (EIN) Articles Help taxpayers with free tax preparation face-to-face or virtually IRS modernizes Publication 17, the complete guide for individual tax filing information New option for claiming the Earned Income Tax Credit and Additional Child Tax Credit Life events and tax benefits for education Online Tools IRS Free File – Prepare and e-file your federal tax returns for free through leading tax software providers. Several providers also offer free state tax return preparation. Use the EITC Assistant Where's My Refund? – Track your refund. IRS2Go – Official smartphone app of the IRS. Payments – It's never been easier to make a tax payment. Tax Withholding Estimator Steps to take now to get a jump on next year’s taxes Tax Reform Social Media IRS Social Media- social media tools with the latest information on taxes, products and services. Twitter Follow @IRSnews on Twitter Facebook IRS en español Instagram LinkedIn Audio/Visual YouTube IRS Video Portal - Video, webinars and audio presentations for small businesses, individuals & tax pros. Flyers, Brochures and Publications e-Posters Publication 5797, Home Energy Tax CreditsPDF Publication 5724-I, Clean Vehicle Credits ToolkitPDF Publication 5801, Tools & Resources for Small BusinessesPDF Publication 5801-A, Tips & Resources for Military Spouse EntrepreneursPDF Publication 5792, Small Businesses & Tax-Exempt Organizations: Beware of Tax Credit Scams! Publication 5423, Identity Theft Publication 5427, Tax Scam Alert Publication 5467, Reporting Unemployment Compensation on a Tax Return Publication 5468, A Closer Look Publication 5477, All taxpayers now eligible for Identity Protection PINs Publication 5501, Getting your shot? Don't miss a financial boost Publication 5507, How to set up an IRS Online Account to Access Tax Information Publication 5533, Why You Should Create an IRS Online AccountPDF Publication 5533-A, How to Submit Authorizations Using Tax Pro Account and Online AccountPDF Publication 5534-G, File a 2021 Tax Return to Get the Remainder of Your 2021 Child Tax Credit Publication 5534-H, Claiming the 2021 Child Tax Credit When You Don't Normally File a Tax Return Publication 5649 (PR), Many Residents of Puerto Rico Are Newly Eligible for the Child Tax Credit (Puerto Rico) Publication 5651, Still Need to File a 2021 Tax Return? Publication 5658, Expanded IRS voice bot options help taxpayers set up or modify a payment plan Publication 5666, Not required to File a tax return? Publication 5679, Procrastinating on your taxes because you're missing documents? Publication 5731-A, More taxpayers will be receiving Form 1099-K, Payment Card Third Party Network Transactions Publication 5731-B, Are you making money selling things or providing a service?PDF General Information Publication 17, Your Federal Income Tax Publication 4524, Taxes. Security. Together. Security Awareness For TaxpayersPDF Publication 5027, Identity Theft Information for Taxpayers Publication 5256, You May Need to Renew Your Expired ITIN Follow Us on Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter Partners and Stakeholders Get free Recovery Rebate Credit materials to share with your customers, employees, volunteers, etc.