Fact Sheets

New law helps people save for retirement; other retroactive changes impact many taxpayers

FS-2020-4, February 2020 - The Further Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2020, enacted December 20, 2019, includes a number of tax provisions designed to encourage more people to save for retirement.

Tax filing tips for military service members and veterans

FS-2020-03, February 2020 - The Internal Revenue Service is committed to helping military members, veterans and their families meet their federal income tax filing obligations.

IRS increasing focus on taxpayers who have not filed tax return

FS-2020-02, February 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service announced it will visit more taxpayers who haven’t filed tax returns for prior years in an effort to increase tax compliance and further enforce the law.

How to qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit

FS-2020-01, January 2020 ― The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a financial boost for families with low- or moderate- incomes. Millions of workers may qualify for the first time this year due to changes in their marital, parental or financial status.

News Release and Fact Sheet Archive

Find an archive of news releases and fact sheets from November 2002 and news releases and a listing of fact sheets from 1997.