News Releases for February 2021

IRS reminds businesses to report large cash transactions; e-file encouraged

IR-2021-47, February 26, 2021 — The IRS today reminds businesses of their responsibility to file Form 8300, Report of Cash Payments Over $10,000, and encourages e-filing to help them file accurate, complete forms.


2021 年 2 月 25 日,IR-2021-46 — 國稅局本日提醒納稅人謹慎選擇報稅員。雖然大多數的報稅員都是提供誠實且高品質的服務,但每年都會有些報稅員透過欺詐、身份竊盜,或其他詐騙等方式造成巨大傷害。

IRS issues alert on improper corporate domestic production activities deduction refund claims

IR-2021-45, February 25, 2021 — IRS officials issued an alert today concerning amended returns and claims for the Domestic Production Activities Deduction.


2021 年 2 月 23 日,IR-2021-44 — 在這個許多人嘗試安全地留在家裡的報稅季期間,國稅局提醒納稅人可免費報稅或獲得義工的協助的方法。

Victims of Texas winter storms get deadline extensions and other tax relief

IR-2021-43, February 22, 2021 — Victims of this month’s winter storms in Texas will have until June 15, 2021, to file various individual and business tax returns and make tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today.

IRS reminds farmers and fishers of March 1 tax deadline

IR-2021-42, February 19, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service is reminding those with income from a farming or fishing business that they can avoid making any estimated tax payments by filing and paying their entire tax due on or before March 1.

Low Income Taxpayer Clinics represented over 20,000 taxpayers dealing with an IRS tax controversy; see the latest program report and the 2021 LITC grant recipient list

IR-2021-41, February 19, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service's Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) Program office today announced highlights from its 2020 annual report, featuring successful taxpayer outreach to thousands of taxpayers.

New law provides additional flexibility for health FSAs and dependent care assistance programs

IR-2021-40, February 18, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today provided greater flexibility, due to the pandemic, to employee benefit plans offering health flexible spending arrangements (FSAs) or dependent care assistance programs.

Twenty-four new members join the 2021 Taxpayer Advocacy Panel

IR-2021-39, February 18, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service recommended, and the Department of the Treasury has approved, the selection of 24 new members to serve on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel for 2021.


2021 年 2 月 16 日,IR-2021-38 — 國稅局今天宣布,根據法律要求,已經發布了所有法律允許的第一輪和第二輪經濟影響補助金皆以發放,國稅局現在將全力投入到 2021 年報稅季。

Register now for free Feb. 18 IRS webinar on how to choose a tax professional

IR-2021-37, February 12, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service will hold a free webinar, “How to Choose a Tax Pro,” on Thursday, February 18 at 2 p.m. Eastern time.


2021 年 2 月 11 日,IR-2021-36 — 國稅局今天提醒納稅人,他們可以透過其個人線上帳戶安全地存取其國稅局帳戶資訊。

避免疫情紙本延誤:隨著國稅局準備開放 2020 年報稅季,使用電子申報搭配直接存款以更快獲取退稅

2021 年 2 月 11 日,IR-2021-35 — 隨著 2 月 12 日的報稅季開始,國稅局敦促納稅人採取一些簡單的步驟,以確保納稅人申報準確的納稅申報表並加快獲得退稅的速度,從而避免各種與疫情相關的問題。

IRS, Summit partners issue urgent EFIN scam alert to tax professionals

IR-2021-34, February 10, 2021 — The IRS, state tax agencies and tax industry today warned tax professionals of a new scam email that impersonates the IRS and attempts to steal Electronic Filing Identification Numbers (EFINs).

申報前應重複檢查是否缺失或有不正確的《表格 W2》和《表格 1099》

2021 年 2 月 9 日,IR-2021-33 - 華盛頓 —— 隨著一些地區出現郵寄延誤情形,國稅局提醒在申報納稅申報表前重複檢查附帶了《表格 W2》和《表格 1099》在內的所有稅務文件。

IRS names Sieger to permanent position of CIO

IR-2021-32, February 9, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service announced today that Nancy Sieger has been selected as the Chief Information Officer. She has served as acting CIO since June 2019.

New IRS form available for self-employed individuals to claim COVID-19 sick and family leave tax credits under FFCRA

IR-2021-31, February 8, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service announced today that a new form is available for eligible self-employed individuals to claim sick and family leave tax credits under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA).


2021 年 2 月 5 日,IR-2021-30 華盛頓 —— 國稅局提醒納稅人避免僱用拒絕在納稅申報表上簽名的「幽靈」報稅員,他們的行為可能會造成一系列令人恐懼的問題。申報一份有效且準確的納稅申報表是相當重要的,因為納稅人對此負有最終責任。

IRS names Maloy as director of Taxpayer First Act Office

IR-2021-29, February 5, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today named Heather C. Maloy to the position of director, Taxpayer First Act Office. She will report directly to the IRS Commissioner in her new role.

Educators can now deduct out-of-pocket expenses for COVID-19 protective items

IR-2021-28, February 4, 2021 — Eligible educators can deduct unreimbursed expenses for COVID-19 protective items to stop the spread of COVID-19 in the classroom.

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