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July 15, 2021, 11:10 PM

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.
July 15, 2021, 11:10 PM
2021 Child Tax Credit calculator: How much could you receive?
July 10, 2021, 8:01 PM

G-20 finance ministers back plan to stop use of tax havens

World's top finance officials endorsed plans for a global minimum corporate tax.
July 10, 2021, 8:01 PM
1 month 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 month ago
How our tax laws let the rich get richer
2 months ago

ProPublica: Many of the uber-rich pay next to no income tax

The richest 25 Americans pay less in tax — 15.8% of adjusted gross income — than many ordinary workers do, once you include taxes for Social Security and Medicare, the nonprofit investigative journalism organization ProPublica found
2 months ago
Many of the uber-rich pay next to no income tax: ProPublica
2 months ago

US proposes tax of at least 15% on global corporate profits

The U.S. Treasury Department says it supports a global minimum corporate tax rate of at least 15% — below the 21% minimum it has been seeking to impose on the foreign profits of U.S.-based companies
2 months ago
2 months 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 months ago
The IRS says families will receive a bigger child tax credit. How much will you get?
2 months 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 months ago
Last-minute tips as 2020 tax returns are due
2 months 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 months ago
Federal income tax filings and payments for individuals due Monday
2 months 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 months ago
Last-minute tax tips to know before filing
2 months ago

Missouri set to require online stores to collect taxes

Missouri is set to become the last state to require out-of-state online stores to collect sales taxes on residents' purchases
2 months ago
2 months 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 months ago
Smart money tips ahead of Tax Day
4 months 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.
4 months ago
Tax preparer allegedly brandished gun at customers who complained about filings
4 months 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.
4 months ago
TikTok experts help you get in shape for tax season
4 months 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.
4 months ago
IRS extends tax deadline by 1 month
5 months ago

How the pandemic will affect your taxes

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

Like everything else 2020, taxes will be like no other year

It’s the time of year to start thinking about taxes _ what's ahead and what can be done now to manage
8 months ago
2020 taxes will be like no other year
1 year ago

Israeli top model Bar Refaeli convicted of tax evasion

An Israeli court has convicted top model Bar Refaeli on four counts of tax offenses
1 year ago
Israeli top model Bar Refaeli convicted of tax evasion
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Here's what you need to know about the Tax Day extension
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Weekend download: How to apply for a tax deadline extension
1 year ago

Everything you need to know before Tax Day on July 15

ABC’s financial expert Farnoosh Torabi answers tax-related questions.
1 year ago
Everything you need to know before Tax Day on July 15
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Tax Day moved to July 15 due to coronavirus pandemic
2 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.
2 years ago
Trump tariffs on Mexico would likely mean Americans paying more for cars, avocados
2 years ago

IRS proposes update to Form W-4 to increase accuracy

IRS proposes update to W-4 that will improve accuracy and avoid surprises but it may feel different for some employees
2 years ago
2 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.
2 years ago
TurboTax maker, H&R Block sued for allegedly cheating taxpayers of free service
2 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.
2 years ago
Some 14.6 million taxpayers expected to receive tax-filing extension
2 years ago

The one hack you can still do before tax day!

This will also help you invest in your future.
2 years ago
The one hack you can still do before tax day!
2 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.
2 years ago
Didn't like your tax refund this year? Here's what you should do in 2019.
2 years ago

Louisiana attempting to recoup $26 million in accidental tax refunds

Maybe your tax refund is a lot smaller than you thought.
2 years ago
State accidentally gave out $26 million in duplicate tax refunds
2 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.
2 years ago
After slow start and surprised taxpayers, refunds are up
2 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.
2 years ago
IRS: Pay 'seriously delinquent tax debts' or risk access to passport
2 years ago
I owe how much? Americans shocked by impact of new tax law
2 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.
2 years ago
IRS facing backlog of more than 5 million pieces of mail: Internal audit
2 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.
2 years ago
IRS responds to outrage over smaller tax refunds
2 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.
2 years ago
Tax refund backlash as payouts are smaller this year
3 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.
3 years ago
What to do if you miss the tax filing deadline
3 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.
3 years ago
A millennial's guide to filing your taxes
3 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.
3 years ago
IRS makes small change to thwart thieves this tax season
3 years ago

Tax season is here: Tips to get your refund fast

By filing early, you raise the odds of getting your refund faster.
3 years ago
Why you should not delay in filing your tax return
3 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.
3 years ago
Key tips to get your tax refund fast
4 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.
4 years ago
Trump to meet with GOP leaders after tax victory
4 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.
4 years ago
Taxpayers in rush before tax bill implemented
4 years ago

IRS warns only some can benefit from filing property taxes early ahead of new law

Comes as residents in high-property value states try to use old deductions.
4 years ago
IRS warns only some can benefit from filing property taxes early
4 years ago

New tax law takes effect on Jan. 1

Taxpayers are rushing to pay certain taxes early for deductions that will soon disappear.
4 years ago
New tax law takes effect on Jan. 1
4 years ago

Residents in high-tax states rush to file property taxes before new rules take effect

The new tax code limits the amount that people can deduct on federal returns.
4 years ago
Residents in high-tax states rush to file property taxes before new rules take effect
4 years ago

Residents in high-tax states rush to file property taxes before new rules take effect

The new tax code limits the amount that people can deduct on federal returns.
4 years ago
Residents in high-tax states rush to file property taxes before new rules take effect
4 years ago

Trump signs the new tax bill into law

The president calls the tax cuts a Christmas present to the middle class.
4 years ago
Trump signs the new tax bill into law
4 years ago

AT&T, Comcast promise bonuses in wake of tax overhaul

AT&T and Comcast have promised $1,000 bonuses to around 300,000 employees while at least two banks have announced minimum wage hikes.
4 years ago
AT&T, Comcast promise bonuses in wake of tax overhaul
4 years ago

Late-night hosts find comedy in historic GOP tax plan

Late-night hosts conjure up a view of how the GOP celebrated its new tax plan.
4 years ago
Late-night hosts find comedy in historic GOP tax plan
4 years ago

Here's what the GOP tax plan could mean for you

Here's what the GOP tax plan could mean for you
4 years ago
Here's what the GOP tax plan could mean for you
4 years ago

Trump touts tax benefits for businesses

The president urged Republicans to downplay the repeal of certain elements of Obamacare before the tax bill vote.
4 years ago
Trump touts tax benefits for businesses