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Trump to Nominate Tax Attorney to Head IRS

(CNN) - President Trump plans to nominate a California tax attorney to head the IRS. Charles P. Rettig has been a tax attorney for over 35-years with Beverly Hills-based Hochman, Salkin, Rettig, Toscher & Perez. If confirmed by the Senate;…

Tax Return Filing Season Begins

(CNN) - It's that time again... Tax filing season is here! Beginning today, the Internal Revenue Service will begin accepting 2017 returns. This year the deadline to file is April 17th. You have two extra days. April 15 falls on…

Tax Extension Deadline

(CNN) - Did you file for a tax extension this year? If so, today is the day to file! Millions of Americans filed for a six-month extension on their 2016 federal returns earlier this year. That extension ends today. So…

IRS Suspends Equifax Contract

(CNN) - The IRS is putting its contract with Equifax on hold. The credit reporting agency was hacked earlier this year, which potentially exposed personal information of some 143-million Americans. But new reports emerged Thursday that Equifax may have been…

IRS Grants Tax Extensions to Those Affected by Irma

(CNN) - The IRS announced on Tuesday that it's giving extensions to certain quarterly taxpayers impacted by hurricane Irma. The automatic relief is for individuals and businesses in FEMA designated disaster areas. In Florida, deadlines are extended to January 31st,…

IRS Scam/Ringleader Arrested

(CNN) - The suspected ringleader in a scam involving fake IRS phone calls has been arrested. Officials say Sagar Thakkar was nabbed in Mumbai, India on Saturday. Investigators say the scheme involved people from bogus call centers in India posing…

IRS to Use Debt Collection Firms for Unpaid Taxes

(CNN) - Tax payers with long overdue federal tax payments will soon have to answer to private debt collectors. The IRS said Tuesday it will begin sending out letters this month to affected taxpayers. With this new process, the IRS…

The Dee Armstrong Show 03-23-17

IRS Spokesman Mark S. Green offers up tax tips for those still working on their tax returns and also shares more information on how you can possibly receive money from unclaimed refunds when…

The Dee Armstrong Show 03-23-17

Brian Fitzpatrick, Mission Program Manager for Goodwill Industries of the Southern Rivers, talks about VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) a program sponsored by the IRS that trains and certifies volunteers to do taxes…