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1 month ago

IRS hires 4,000 customer service workers ahead of tax season

The IRS has hired an additional 4,000 customer service representatives who are being trained to answer taxpayer questions during the 2023 tax filing season
1 month ago
7 months ago

TurboTax to pay $141M to customers after lawsuit

Intuit, the company behind the tax-filing software, agreed to pay restitution to customers who were charged when using its free tax-filing software.
7 months ago
TurboTax to pay $141M to customers after lawsuit
7 months ago

By the Numbers: Tax day

Individual income tax returns are due Monday, as the IRS still works to clear a backlog of unprocessed returns from 2021.
7 months ago
By the Numbers: Tax day
7 months ago

Treasury's Adeyemo talks IRS challenges

Deputy Treasury Secretary Wally Adeyemo discusses the tax day challenges faced by the IRS and penalty updates.
7 months ago
Treasury's Adeyemo talks IRS challenges
7 months ago

What you need to know about today’s tax filing deadline

Forbes Advisor tax analyst Kemberley Washington discusses everything you need to know about filing your taxes.
7 months ago
What you need to know about today’s tax filing deadline
7 months ago

How to file for a tax extension

Filing for an extension does not give you more time to pay, only more time to file paperwork.
7 months ago
How to file for a tax extension
7 months ago

What you need to know about filing taxes

These last-minute tips will help you file your taxes before the deadline.
7 months ago
What you need to know about filing taxes
8 months ago

What to know about child tax credit, stimulus payments ahead of tax day

With April 18 being tax day for most Americans, "GMA" shares tips on what you need to know to help maximize your return.
8 months ago
What to know about child tax credit, stimulus payments ahead of tax day
8 months ago

What to know about child tax credit and how to claim $1,400 stimulus payment before tax day

What to know about child tax credit and how to claim $1,400 stimulus payment before tax day.
8 months ago
What to know about child tax credit and how to claim $1,400 stimulus payment
8 months ago

Time to file your tax return

Learn some great tips to help complete your taxes before the deadline on April 18.
8 months ago
Time to file your tax return
8 months ago

FTC sues Intuit over TurboTax advertising

The Federal Trade Commission accused TurboTax of deceptive advertising and misleading claims.
8 months ago
FTC sues Intuit over TurboTax advertising
8 months ago

FTC sues Intuit TurboTax's ‘free’ filing campaign

With tax season in full swing, the federal government is suing one of the biggest tax-preparing companies, accusing it of deceptive advertising.
8 months ago
FTC sues Intuit TurboTax's ‘free’ filing campaign
10 months ago

What to know to get your tax refund faster

Tax season is officially underway, and Rebecca Jarvis has tips to maximize your return amid a number of changes and available credits.
10 months ago
What to know to get your tax refund faster
10 months ago

Tips as tax season begins

The IRS will begin accepting tax returns today, and unlike the past two years, there will be no COVID-19 extensions.
10 months ago
Tips as tax season begins
1 year ago

IRS to commence tax season early, warns of potential hiccups due to pandemic and funding issues

"The pandemic continues to create challenges," IRS head Chuck Rettig said.
1 year ago
IRS to start tax season early and warns of agency's limitations amid pandemic
1 year ago

IRS warns of tax refund delays

Unprocessed returns from last year, office closures, and new programs and benefits enacted by Congress are contributing to the backlog, and filers are encouraged to use electronic means.
1 year ago
IRS warns of tax refund delays
1 year ago

How to keep your 2021 tax bill down

Erielle Reshef shares last-minute tips and adjustments to make before the year is over.
1 year ago
How to keep your 2021 tax bill down
1 year ago

2021 Child Tax Credit calculator: How much could you receive?

The IRS on Thursday starts sending out money from the expanded child tax credit. Check how much you could receive with a calculator from ABC News' data journalism team.
1 year ago
2021 Child Tax Credit calculator: How much could you receive?
1 year ago

How our tax codes let the rich get richer: 'We need better tax laws'

How our tax codes are favor the wealthy over workers.
1 year ago
How our tax laws let the rich get richer
2 years ago

The IRS says 88% of families will receive a bigger child tax credit. How much will you get?

The vast majority of American families with children will automatically receive up to $300 per month per child under the 6 beginning July 15.
2 years ago
The IRS says families will receive a bigger child tax credit. How much will you get?
2 years ago

Last-minute tips as 2020 tax returns are due

ABC News' Rebecca Jarvis shares tips for filing an extension and shares when you can expect your refund.
2 years ago
Last-minute tips as 2020 tax returns are due
2 years ago

Federal income tax filings and payments for individuals due Monday

Federal income tax filings, payments for individuals are due Monday, except in Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana -- where the deadline was extended into June.
2 years ago
Federal income tax filings and payments for individuals due Monday
2 years ago

Last-minute tax tips to know before filing

Financial expert Humphrey Yang answers tax return questions and walks us through what to do if you need to file an extension.
2 years ago
Last-minute tax tips to know before filing
2 years ago

Smart money tips ahead of Tax Day

ABC News’ Rebecca Jarvis shares what people need to know ahead of this year’s tax-filing deadline.
2 years ago
Smart money tips ahead of Tax Day
2 years ago

Houston tax preparer allegedly brandished gun at customers who complained about filings

A Houston tax preparer faces assault and robbery charges after she allegedly brandished a gun at a customer and stole the cellphone of another filming the altercation.
2 years ago
Tax preparer allegedly brandished gun at customers who complained about filings
2 years ago

TikTok experts help you get in shape for tax season

As the IRS extends this year’s federal filing deadline to May 17, some of TikTok’s financial experts share their must-know tips and tricks.
2 years ago
TikTok experts help you get in shape for tax season
2 years ago

IRS extends tax deadline by 1 month

The tax filing deadline moved from April 15 to May 17 to give taxpayers more time to prepare their returns amid a number of pandemic-related tax changes.
2 years ago
IRS extends tax deadline by 1 month
2 years ago

How the pandemic will affect your taxes

Finance expert Chris Hogan on what you should know as you file your taxes this year.
2 years ago
How the pandemic will affect your taxes
2 years ago

Here's what you need to know about the Tax Day extension

The federal government extended the traditional April 15 deadline for tax returns and payments to July 15 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's what you should know.
2 years ago
Here's what you need to know about the Tax Day extension
2 years ago

Weekend download: How to apply for a tax deadline extension

For those who want to maintain social distancing guidelines, options are available to file taxes online.
2 years ago
Weekend download: How to apply for a tax deadline extension
2 years ago

Everything you need to know before Tax Day on July 15

ABC’s financial expert Farnoosh Torabi answers tax-related questions.
2 years ago
Everything you need to know before Tax Day on July 15
3 years ago

Tax Day moved to July 15 due to coronavirus pandemic

Plus, Bank of America announces it is allowing its borrowers to pause their mortgage payments.
3 years ago
Tax Day moved to July 15 due to coronavirus pandemic
3 years ago

Trump tariffs on Mexico would likely mean Americans paying more for cars, avocados

From cars to avocados, consumers’ wallets could see the biggest hit following President Donald Trump’s newly announced tariffs on Mexico.
3 years ago
Trump tariffs on Mexico would likely mean Americans paying more for cars, avocados
4 years ago

TurboTax maker, H&R Block sued for allegedly cheating taxpayers of free service

TurboTax maker, H&R Block sued by LA City Attorney for allegedly cheating taxpayers of free service.
4 years ago
TurboTax maker, H&R Block sued for allegedly cheating taxpayers of free service
4 years ago

Tax Day by the numbers: Time is ticking to meet tax-filing deadline

As of April 5, the IRS had received over 103 million tax returns, and issued over 77 million refunds totaling $220.762 billion -- a 2.6 percent decrease.
4 years ago
Some 14.6 million taxpayers expected to receive tax-filing extension
4 years ago

The one hack you can still do before tax day!

This will also help you invest in your future.
4 years ago
The one hack you can still do before tax day!
4 years ago

If you didn't like your tax refund this year, here's what you should do in 2019

Make a few simple changes and you'll see more money coming your way in 2020.
4 years ago
Didn't like your tax refund this year? Here's what you should do in 2019.
4 years ago

Louisiana attempting to recoup $26 million in accidental tax refunds

Maybe your tax refund is a lot smaller than you thought.
4 years ago
State accidentally gave out $26 million in duplicate tax refunds
4 years ago

After a slow start and surprised taxpayers, refunds are up

Taxpayers thought they might see bigger refunds because of the Trump tax cut.
4 years ago
After slow start and surprised taxpayers, refunds are up
4 years ago

IRS: Pay 'seriously delinquent tax debts' or risk access to passport

The IRS says some people may not be able to receive or renew passports if they have seriously delinquent tax debts and haven't made payment arrangements.
4 years ago
IRS: Pay 'seriously delinquent tax debts' or risk access to passport
4 years ago

IRS facing backlog of more than 5 million pieces of mail: Internal audit

Many taxpayers have complained that they are seeing smaller tax refunds this year and the IRS says the average refund is down 8.4 percent.
4 years ago
IRS facing backlog of more than 5 million pieces of mail: Internal audit
4 years ago

IRS responds to outrage over smaller tax refunds

The average refund is down 8.4 percent, or about $170, from last year, but about 80 percent of Americans received a tax cut and savings showed up in paychecks, according to the agency.
4 years ago
IRS responds to outrage over smaller tax refunds
4 years ago

Tax refund backlash as payouts are smaller this year

The IRS shows that refunds are down eight percent despite promises that it would be better.
4 years ago
Tax refund backlash as payouts are smaller this year
5 years ago

What to do if you miss the tax filing deadline

Read this if you're a last-minute filer and may miss the April 17 tax deadline.
5 years ago
What to do if you miss the tax filing deadline
5 years ago

A millennial's guide to filing your taxes: What you need to know

The deadline to file your taxes is just hours away (tomorrow!) and if you're a newbie, it can be a very daunting process.
5 years ago
A millennial's guide to filing your taxes
5 years ago

IRS makes small change to thwart thieves this tax season

About 70 percent of the 155M million Americans expected to file should get some money back, the IRS says.
5 years ago
IRS makes small change to thwart thieves this tax season
5 years ago

Tax season is here: Tips to get your refund fast

By filing early, you raise the odds of getting your refund faster.
5 years ago
Why you should not delay in filing your tax return
5 years ago

Key tips to get your tax refund fast

Tax season is now underway and the earlier you file your taxes the sooner you can get your refund; the average tax refund last year was nearly $2,900.
5 years ago
Key tips to get your tax refund fast
5 years ago

Trump to meet with GOP leaders after tax victory

ABC News chief political analyst Matthew Dowd analyzes the Republicans' legislative strategy in the new year.
5 years ago
Trump to meet with GOP leaders after tax victory
5 years ago

Taxpayers in rush before tax bill implemented

Accountants are advising some taxpayers to pre-pay property taxes before the newly-passed tax law takes effect in 2018.
5 years ago
Taxpayers in rush before tax bill implemented