IRS Makes it Easier for Small Businesses to Apply Repair Regulations to 2014 and Future Years

IR-2015-29, Feb. 13, 2015 WASHINGTON —The Internal Revenue Service today made it easier for small business owners to comply with the final tangible property regulations. Requested by many small businesses and tax professionals, the simplified procedure is available beginning with the 2014 return taxpayers are filling out this tax season. The new procedure allows small...

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Where is My Refund? It’s Quick, Easy and Secure.

Get up-to-date refund information using Where’s My Refund? or the IRS2Go mobile app. Where’s My Refund? is updated no more than once every 24 hours, usually overnight. Refunds are generally issued within 21 days after we receive your tax return. You should only call if it’s been longer. When to check status… •Within 24 hours after we’ve...

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Updated IRS Smartphone App IRS2Go Version 5.0 Now Available

IRS YouTube Video:  IRS2Go:  English WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today announced the release of IRS2Go 5.0, an update to the only official IRS smartphone application, compatible with both Apple and Android devices. Download IRS2Go free of charge for Android devices from the Google Play Store or from the Apple App Store for Apple devices.  Use it to check...

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Starting a Business

Listed below are links to basic federal tax information for people who are starting a business, as well as information to assist in making basic business decisions. The list should not be construed as all-inclusive. Other steps may be appropriate for your specific type of business. Information about specific industries can be found on the Industries/Professions Web page....

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Identity Theft a Major Concern on the IRS Annual “Dirty Dozen” List of Tax Scams to Avoid

IRS YouTube Videos ID Theft: IRS Efforts on Identity Theft: English | Spanish | ASL IRS Identity Theft FAQ: First Steps for Victims:  English | ASL IR-2015-07, Jan. 26, 2015 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today issued a filing season alert warning taxpayers to watch out for identity theft at tax time, one of the year’s “Dirty Dozen” tax scams. The IRS...

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Understanding Your IRS Notice or Letter

About Your Notice If you receive a letter or notice from the IRS, it will explain the reason for the correspondence and provide instructions. Many of these letters and notices can be dealt with simply, without having to call or visit an IRS office. The notice you receive covers a very specific issue about your account or tax return. Generally, the IRS will send a notice...

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