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2 months ago

'Groundhog Day' at IRS: Returns pile up, phone delays worsen

An IRS watchdog says customer service issues are worsening at the tax-return-processing agency
2 months ago
'Groundhog Day' at IRS: Returns pile up, phone delays worsen
3 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.
3 months ago
TurboTax to pay $141M to customers after lawsuit
4 months ago

Most Americans could file their taxes for free, but don't

A new government watchdog report finds that while most Americans are eligible to file their taxes for free, only a fraction use the services provided through the government
4 months ago
Most Americans could file their taxes for free, but don't
4 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.
4 months ago
By the Numbers: Tax day
4 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.
4 months ago
Treasury's Adeyemo talks IRS challenges
4 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.
4 months ago
What you need to know about today’s tax filing deadline
4 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.
4 months ago
How to file for a tax extension
4 months ago

What you need to know about filing taxes

These last-minute tips will help you file your taxes before the deadline.
4 months ago
What you need to know about filing taxes
4 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.
4 months ago
What to know about child tax credit, stimulus payments ahead of tax day
4 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.
4 months ago
What to know about child tax credit and how to claim $1,400 stimulus payment
4 months ago

Time to file your tax return

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

FTC sues Intuit over TurboTax advertising

The Federal Trade Commission accused TurboTax of deceptive advertising and misleading claims.
5 months ago
FTC sues Intuit over TurboTax advertising
5 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.
5 months ago
FTC sues Intuit TurboTax's ‘free’ filing campaign
6 months ago

Please hold: Pricey way to jump IRS phone line at tax time

At a time when calls to the IRS have reached record levels, a private company lets those who are willing to pay jump to the front of the line to get their phone calls answered
6 months ago
Please hold: Pricey way to jump IRS phone line at tax time
7 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.
7 months ago
What to know to get your tax refund faster
7 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.
7 months ago
Tips as tax season begins
7 months ago

Taxpayers face overloaded IRS as filing season opens Monday

U.S. taxpayers, brace yourselves because tax filing season starts Monday and you can expect the task to be more cumbersome than usual this year
7 months ago
7 months 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.
7 months ago
IRS to start tax season early and warns of agency's limitations amid pandemic
7 months 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.
7 months ago
IRS warns of tax refund delays
8 months ago

How to keep your 2021 tax bill down

Erielle Reshef shares last-minute tips and adjustments to make before the year is over.
8 months 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

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.
1 year ago
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
1 year 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
1 year ago
Many of the uber-rich pay next to no income tax: ProPublica
1 year 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
1 year ago
1 year 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.
1 year ago
The IRS says families will receive a bigger child tax credit. How much will you get?
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Last-minute tips as 2020 tax returns are due
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Federal income tax filings and payments for individuals due Monday
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Last-minute tax tips to know before filing
1 year 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
1 year ago
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Smart money tips ahead of Tax Day
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Tax preparer allegedly brandished gun at customers who complained about filings
1 year 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.
1 year ago
TikTok experts help you get in shape for tax season
1 year 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.
1 year ago
IRS extends tax deadline by 1 month
1 year ago

How the pandemic will affect your taxes

Finance expert Chris Hogan on what you should know as you file your taxes this year.
1 year ago
How the pandemic will affect your taxes
2 years 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
2 years ago
2020 taxes will be like no other year
2 years 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
2 years ago
Israeli top model Bar Refaeli convicted of tax evasion
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
2 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.
2 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
3 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
3 years ago
3 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.
3 years ago
TurboTax maker, H&R Block sued for allegedly cheating taxpayers of free service
3 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.
3 years ago
Some 14.6 million taxpayers expected to receive tax-filing extension
3 years ago

The one hack you can still do before tax day!

This will also help you invest in your future.
3 years ago
The one hack you can still do before tax day!
3 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.
3 years ago
Didn't like your tax refund this year? Here's what you should do in 2019.
3 years ago

Louisiana attempting to recoup $26 million in accidental tax refunds

Maybe your tax refund is a lot smaller than you thought.
3 years ago
State accidentally gave out $26 million in duplicate tax refunds
3 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.
3 years ago
After slow start and surprised taxpayers, refunds are up
3 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.
3 years ago
IRS: Pay 'seriously delinquent tax debts' or risk access to passport