News Releases for November 2020

National Tax Security Awareness Week opens with warnings to all taxpayers and tax professionals as holidays, 2021 tax season approach

IR-2020-265, November 30, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service and the Security Summit partners today issued warnings to all taxpayers and tax professionals to beware of scams and identity theft schemes by criminals taking advantage of the combination of holiday shopping, the approaching tax season and coronavirus concerns.

300 美元特別稅收扣減額可幫助大多數納稅人今年向慈善機構進行捐贈——即使沒有分別列出各項扣減額。

IR-2020-264,2020 年 11 月 25 日 — 國稅局今天提醒納稅人,國稅局出台了一項特別新扣減額規定;該規定可允許更多納稅人透過其今年向合格慈善機構的捐贈扣減最高 300 美元。

做好納稅準備:現在可以採取的一些步驟,讓 2021 年稅務申報更輕鬆

IR-2020-263,2020 年 11 月 24 日 — 國稅局今天鼓勵納稅人在今年秋季採取必要行動,以幫助納稅人在 2021 年及時且準確地申報他們的聯邦稅收納稅申報單。

The Treasury Department and IRS issue final regulations regarding like-kind exchanges of real property

IR-2020-262, November 23, 2020 — Today the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service issued final regulations relating to section 1031 like-kind exchanges.

IRS announces procurement research partnership to improve contracting processes

IR-2020-261, November 23, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service’s Office of the Chief Procurement Officer today announced a research partnership with Data and Analytic Solutions, a small business located in Fairfax, Virginia.

Register by Nov. 21 to get an Economic Impact Payment; same deadline for federal beneficiaries to get missed $500 per child payments

IR-2020-260, November 19, 2020 — The IRS Service today reminded people who don’t normally file tax returns that they have until November 21 at 3 p.m. Eastern time to register for an Economic Impact Payment.

Security Summit partners announce National Tax Security Awareness Week dates; urge increased security measures as fraudsters exploit COVID-19 concerns

IR-2020-259, November 19, 2020 — The IRS, state tax agencies and the nation's tax industry today announced that the 5th Annual National Tax Security Awareness Week will take place between November 30 and December 4.

IRS Advisory Council issues 2020 Annual Report

IR-2020-258, November 18, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) today issued its annual report for 2020, including recommendations to the IRS on new and continuing issues in tax administration.

Nov. 21 deadline nears to register online for Economic Impact Payment; Some people can claim special credit next tax filing season

IR-2020-257, November 17, 2020 — The IRS today reminded anyone who doesn’t normally file a tax return that they have until 3 p.m. EST this Saturday, November 21, to register with the IRS for an Economic Impact Payment.

做好納稅準備:現在做好準備申報 2020 年聯邦所得稅納稅申報單

IR-2020-256,2020 年 11 月 17 日 — 國稅局今天鼓勵納稅人在今年秋季採取必要行動,以幫助納稅人在 2021 年及時且準確地申報他們的聯邦稅收納稅申報單,包括與經濟影響補助金(EIP)相關的特別步驟。

IRS Criminal Investigation releases Fiscal Year 2020 Annual Report; identifies $2.3 billion in tax fraud

IR-2020-255, November 16, 2020 — The IRS today released the Criminal Investigation Division's annual report, highlighting the agency’s successes and criminal enforcement actions taken in fiscal year 2020, the majority of which occurred during COVID-19.

IRS to mask key business transcript details; protect taxpayers from identity theft

IR-2020-254, November 13, 2020 — Moving to protect business taxpayers from identity theft, the Internal Revenue Service today announced that starting December 13 it will begin masking sensitive data on business tax transcripts.

IRS reminder to non-filers: Nov. 10 is ‘National EIP Registration Day;’ Community partners can help people sign up for Economic Impact Payment

IR-2020-253, November 9, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service today urged anyone who doesn’t normally file a tax return and has not yet received an Economic Impact Payment (EIP) to take advantage of “National EIP Registration Day,” on Tuesday, November 10.

IRS provides certainty regarding the deductibility of payments by partnerships and S corporations for State and local income taxes

IR-2020-252, November 9, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today issued Notice 2020-75, which announces rules to be included in forthcoming proposed regulations.

IRS provides guidance on certain distributions from terminating 403(b) plans

IR-2020-251, November 5, 2020 — The Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service today issued guidance for employers and employees with terminating 403(b) plans that fund benefits through 403(b)(7) custodial accounts.

Many college students may still qualify for an Economic Impact Payment; review the guidelines and register by Nov. 21 at

IR-2020-250, November 5, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service today urged any eligible self-supporting college student who doesn’t need to file a tax return to register by November 21 so they can receive an Economic Impact Payment before the end of the year.

Security Summit partners warn taxpayers of new COVID-related text scam

IR-2020-249, November 4, 2020 — The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and the tax industry today warned of a new text scam created by thieves that trick people into disclosing bank account information under the guise of receiving the $1,200 Economic Impact Payment.


IR-2020-248,2020 年 11 月 2 日 — 華盛頓 - 國稅局(IRS)今天宣佈一系列變更;這些變更專門設計用於幫助因新冠病毒影響而陷入困境的納稅人,讓他們能夠更輕鬆地結清他們所欠的國稅局稅收債務。

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