Publication 15 Internal Revenue Bulletin Articles You May Find Useful
Revenue Procedure 2004-53
This revenue procedure explains both the standard procedure and an alternate procedure for preparing and filing Form W-2, Wage and Tax Statement; Form 941, Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return; Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate; and Form W-5, Earned Income Credit Advance Payment Certificate, in certain acquisitions.
Revenue Procedure 2012-32
This revenue procedure provides the requirements for completing and submitting Form 8655, Reporting Agent Authorization (Authorization).
Revenue Ruling 2013-17
This revenue ruling amplifies and clarifies Revenue Ruling 58-66. In Revenue Ruling 58-66, 1958-1 C.B. 60, the Internal Revenue Service determined the status of individuals living in a common-law marriage for Federal income tax purposes. This revenue ruling determines the status of individuals of the same-sex who are lawfully married under the laws of a state that recognizes such marriages for Federal tax purposes.
Notice 2013-61, Application of Windsor Decision and Revenue Ruling 2013–17 to Employment Taxes and Special Administrative Procedures for Employers to Make Adjustments or Claims for Refund or Credit
This notice provides guidance for employers and employees to make claims for refund or adjustments of overpayments of Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) taxes and Federal income tax withholding resulting from the Supreme Court decision in United States v. Windsor, 570 U.S. ___ , 133 S.Ct. 2675 (2013) decision and Revenue Ruling 2013–17, 2013–38 I.R.B. 201.
Notice 2013–77, Voluntary Withholding on Dividends and Other Distributions by Alaska Native Corporations
Under this Notice, dividends and other distributions made by an Alaska Native Corporation to its shareholders are eligible for voluntary withholding under section 3402(p)(3)(B) of the Internal Revenue Code (Code) and § 31.3402(p)–1T of the Employment Tax Regulations.
Revenue Procedure 2013-39 26, CFR 31.3504–1: Designation of Agent by Application
This Revenue Procedure describes and updates the procedure for requesting the IRS authorize a person to act as agent under section 3504 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code) and §31.3504–1 of the Employment Tax Regulations for purposes of Chapters 21, 22, 24, and 25 of the Code. Special instructions are also set forth for agents authorized to perform acts for purposes of Chapter 23 of the Code.
Notice 2014–7, Foster care payment, Medicaid waivers
This notice provides that certain payments received by an individual care provider under a state Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver (Medicaid waiver) program, described in this notice, are difficulty of care payments excludable under § 131 of the Internal Revenue Code.