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IRS Mistakenly Tells Some They Won’t Get Stimulus

(CNN) - The IRS accidentally told thousands of Americans that they were not receiving a stimulus check. The agency sent letters to more than 109,000 people stating that either part or all of their money would go to cover…

Online Filing For 2021 Tax Season Is Now Open

(CNN) - If you want to get a jump on your taxes, you now can. The Internal Revenue Service's free file is open. The government agency works with private companies to help Americans prepare and file their taxes. The…

Consumer Watch: When Will You Get Your Stimulus Money?

(CNN) - A second round of stimulus payments are on the way, so when will eligible individuals and families receive the money? In a sweeping pandemic aid bill passed just before Christmas; Congress approved $600.00 stimulus payments for each…

IRS Extends Deadline To Register For Stimulus

(CNN) - Remember that $1,200 stimulus check from the U.S. government you probably received months ago? Well, millions people are still waiting for theirs. At least that's the Internal Revenue Service's best guess. The truth is, no one really…

New York Times: Trump Paid No Income Taxes 10 Of Past 15 Years

(CNN) - The New York Times says it has obtained copies of president Trump's much-sought-after tax returns. It reports the president paid no taxes in 10 recent years because he claimed his businesses were floundering. The Times says, president…

IRS To Send Out 50,000 Checks After Error

(CNN) - The IRS is sending out catch-up economic impact payment checks to roughly 50,000 people. This, after an error occurred in the rush to send out stimulus payments earlier this year. 50,000 individuals had their part of the…

IRS Unveils Top Tax Scams For 2020

(CNN) - Calling it their "dirty dozen" list, the IRS released what it considers to be the top tax scams of 2020. The federal agency says the list focuses on scams that target taxpayers and emphasizes aggressive and evolving…

IRS Canceling Stimulus Checks Sent To Dead People

(CNN) - If you received a COVID stimulus check for someone who died; don't worry about returning it. The Internal Revenue Service is now saying those checks have been canceled. The tax agency previously requested family members return them.…

Income Taxes Due This Week

(CNN) - If you haven't filed your federal taxes yet, you still have two days. This year's federal income tax deadline is Wednesday, July 15th. It was of course postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. If you are filing,…