(WASHINGTON) -- As the tax filing season gets underway, taxpayers in some states will have a new way to file online available to them in "the coming days," the IRS said this week.Direct File, the free site for filing federal tax returns directly through... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the 2024 tax season kicked off across the nation Monday, the Internal Revenue Service is offering some new services it says will help make filing easier for taxpayers.The IRS is now offering Free File and Direct File for qualifying taxpayers... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the tax filing season began Monday, the IRS Criminal Investigation division urged taxpayers to protect themselves from scams.Some of those scams include questionable refund schemes, return preparer fraud, abusive tax schemes, according to the agency."Tax crimes surge during filing season... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With tax season set to kick off next week, the IRS is launching a new initiative to redesign and simplify common tax documents.The changes will eventually apply to around 170 million letters that are sent out to individual taxpayers every year.... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department is moving to dismiss a civil lawsuit filed by President Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, against the Internal Revenue Service over its alleged failure to protect his tax information from disclosure by two whistleblowers.Hunter Biden sued the IRS in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- House Majority Leader Steve Scalise on Sunday defended Republicans seeking to send aid to Israel in its war with Hamas by cutting funding for the IRS to go after tax crimes, including by the wealthy."We passed a bill that addressed two problems... Read More.
(The Center Square) – Washington is among 13 states invited to take part in a pilot program by the Internal Revenue Service for a free tax filing program... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Hunter Biden has filed a lawsuit in a Washington, D.C., federal court against the Internal Revenue Service over alleged "unlawful disclosures" made by a pair of whistleblowers who accused government prosecutors of mishandling their investigation into the president's son -- a claim... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Two Internal Revenue Service whistleblowers appeared on Capitol Hill Wednesday to testify for the first time publicly about their claims that the Justice Department mishandled its yearslong investigation into President Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden – allegations disputed by both the Justice... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- An attorney for Hunter Biden on Friday transmitted a sharp and sweeping letter to a powerful Republican lawmaker condemning his handling of an IRS whistleblower who has accused Justice Department officials of undermining the DOJ's investigation into President Joe Biden's son.Abbe... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Attorney General Merrick Garland on Friday gave his most detailed and direct defense yet to allegations raised by IRS agents of potential wrongdoing and political influence in the Justice Department's probe of Hunter Biden.For the first time, Garland disputed outright one of... Read More.