Tax Time Guide 2019

Tax Time Guide wrap-up: Tips on payment options, penalty waivers, refunds and more

IR-2019-60, April 2, 2019 — The IRS today urged taxpayers to file an accurate tax return on time, even if they owe but can’t pay in full.

Tax Time Guide: Tax help is just a click away on

IR-2019-56, March 26, 2019 — The Internal Revenue Service reported that there were more than 585 million visits to by taxpayers finding answers to tax questions, e-filing tax returns and checking on their tax refunds in 2018.

Tax Time Guide: Contribute to an IRA by April 15 to claim it on 2018 tax returns

IR-2019-46, March 19, 2019 — The IRS reminded taxpayers today that it’s not too late to contribute to an IRA and still claim it on a 2018 tax return.

Tax Time Guide: Protect personal, financial and tax information

IR-2019 -41, March 14, 2019 — The IRS today urged taxpayers to protect the security of their personal, financial and tax information.

Tax Time Guide: IRS urges taxpayers to check their tax withholding early in 2019; Paycheck Checkup can avoid problems next year

IR-2019-37, March 12, 2019 – The Internal Revenue Service today renewed its effort to encourage taxpayers to review their tax withholding using the IRS Withholding Calculator and make any needed adjustments early in 2019.

Tax Time Guide: IRS publication helps small businesses, self-employed understand what’s new for taxes

IR-2019-34, March 8, 2019 — The IRS wants business owners and the self-employed to know that a publication on has information they can use to learn which recent tax-law changes impact their bottom line.

Tax Time Guide: Seniors who turned 70 and a half last year must start receiving retirement plan payments by April 1

IR-2019-29, March 5, 2019 — The IRS today reminded taxpayers that, in most cases, Monday, April 1, 2019, is the date by which persons who turned age 70½ during 2018 must begin receiving payments from Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) and workplace retirement plans.

Tax Time Guide: ‘Where’s My Refund?’ remains easiest way to check tax refund status

IR-2019-25, February 28, 2019 — The IRS today reminds taxpayers that the easiest way to check on a tax refund is “Where’s My Refund?,” an online tool available at and through the IRS2Go app.

Tax Time Guide: Most people affected by major tax reform changes; Special publication, other online resources can help

IR-2019-22, February 26, 2019 — With major tax law changes impacting every taxpayer, the Internal Revenue Service has developed a special electronic publication and other online resources designed to help people understand how tax reform affects them this year and the years ahead.