News Releases for May 2021

Interest rates remain the same for the third quarter of 2021

IR-2021-120, May 27, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning July 1, 2021.

額外發放了 180 萬筆美國救援方案法下的經濟影響補助金;加總筆數大約 1.67 億筆

2021 年 5 月 26 日,IR-2021-119 — 國稅局、美國財政部,以及財政服務局在本日宣佈,他們將從美國救援方案法中發放了額外超過 180 萬筆的經濟影響補助金。

2021 IRS Virtual Nationwide Tax Forum begins in July

IR-2021-118, May 24, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the 2021 Virtual IRS Nationwide Tax Forum will be held over five weeks starting July 20, with a series of live-streamed webinars every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

隨著 5 月 17 日的截止日期已經過去,請現在申報稅款以獲得退稅或減少罰款和利息

2021 年 5 月 20 日,IR-2021-117 — 國稅局提醒那些錯過近期報稅截止日期並應獲得退稅的納稅人,逾期申報不會受到處罰。那些欠稅並錯過截止日期而沒有申請延期的納稅人應該迅速申報以限制罰款和利息。

國稅局鼓勵團體分享資訊,幫助那些不具有永久地址的人士獲得經濟影響補助金以及接下來的子女稅務抵免額預付款等補助

2021 年 5 月 19 日,IR-2021-116 — 國稅局在本日透過提醒不具備永久地址或銀行帳戶的人士仍可能符合刺激補助金和其他抵免額(包含子女稅務抵免額預付款 )持續幫助遊民。

IRS provides guidance on premium assistance and tax credit for continuation health coverage

IR-2021-115, May 18, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today provided guidance on tax breaks under the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 for continuation health coverage under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA).

IRS reminds taxpayers of May 17 deadline for individual income tax returns: extensions, other help available

IR-2021-114, May 17, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that the deadline for filing most individual income tax returns this year is May 17.

財政部國稅局宣佈美國 88% 有孩童的家庭將每月自動領取可退稅的子女稅務抵免額補助金

2021 年 5 月 17 日,IR-2021-113 — 國稅局及財政部本日宣佈美國救援方案法下擴大及全新的可預支每月子女稅務抵免額(CTC)補助金將在 7 月 15 日發出第一筆。預計大約 3,900 萬個家庭(占美國 88% 的兒童)將在無需任何額外行動的情況下開始領取每月的補助金。

IRS extends May 17, other tax deadlines for victims of Tennessee storms; provides special guidelines for disaster area individuals needing further extensions

IR-2021-112, May 14, 2021 — Victims of this spring’s storms and tornadoes in Tennessee will have until August 2, 2021, to file various individual and business tax returns and make tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today.

國稅局開始針對失業補助金收入排除條款修正納稅申報表;從五月開始的整個夏季將會定期發放款項

2021 年 5 月 14 日,IR-2021-111 — 國稅局將在本週開始向在近期訂立的美國救援方案法排除應稅收入條款前就針對 2020 年的失業補助金納稅的納稅人發放退稅。

Facing a surprise tax bill? Be sure to still file by May 17

IR-2021-110, May 14, 2021 ― The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers who owe 2020 taxes that there are different ways to pay through IRS.gov, including payment options for many people who can’t pay in full.

IRS extends deadline to apply for the 2022-2024 volunteer Taxpayer Advocacy Panel

IR-2021-109, May 13, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service has extended the deadline for civic-minded volunteers to apply for membership on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel (TAP) for 2022.

IRS grants dyed diesel fuel penalty relief due to disruptions of the fuel supply chain

IR-2021-108, May 13, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service, in response to disruptions of the fuel supply chain, will not impose a penalty when dyed diesel fuel is sold for use or used on the highway in the states of Alabama, Delaware, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Nearly 1 million additional Economic Impact Payments disbursed under the American Rescue Plan; total payments reach nearly 165 million

IR-2021-107, May 12, 2021 — Today, the Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the Bureau of the Fiscal Service announced they are disbursing nearly 1 million payments in the ninth batch of Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan.

IRS offers overview of tax provisions in American Rescue Plan; retroactive tax benefits help many people now preparing 2020 returns

IR-2021-106, May 11, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today provided an overview of some of the key tax provisions in the American Rescue Plan Act.

IRS issues guidance on taxability of dependent care assistance programs for 2021, 2022

IR-2021-105, May 10, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today issued guidance on the taxability of dependent care assistance programs for 2021 and 2022, clarifying that amounts attributable to carryovers or an extended period for incurring claims generally are not taxable.

Reminder to tax-exempt organizations: 990s, other forms due on May 17; information and tools available to help

IR-2021-104, May 7, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today reminds tax-exempt organizations that operate on a calendar-year (CY) basis that certain annual information and tax returns they file with the IRS are due on May 17, 2021.

額外發放了 110 萬筆美國救援方案法下的經濟影響補助金;加總筆數大約 1.64 億筆

2021 年 5 月 5 日,IR-2021-103 — 國稅局、財政部和財政服務局在本日宣佈,他們將從美國救援方案法中發放了超過 110 萬筆的第八批經濟影響補助金。

IRS announces use of Projected Contract Award Date web app that predicts when contracts will be signed

IR-2021-102, May 5, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service’s Office of the Chief Procurement Officer today announced the successful development of a web app called Projected Contract Award Date.

隨著颶風季節臨近,國稅局提醒人們為自然災害做準備

2021 年 5 月 4 日,IR-2021-101 — 國稅局提醒所有人,五月包括全國颶風準備週(英文),同時也是全國野火意識月(英文)。現在是建立或審核應對自然災害的應急準備計劃的好時機。

Low Income Taxpayer Clinic 2022 grant application period now open

IR-2021-100, May 3, 2021 — The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the application period for Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (LITC) matching grants for calendar year 2022 will run from May 3, 2021, to June 18, 2021.

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