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IRS Seeks to Return $266 Million in Undeliverable Refunds And Economic Stimulus Payments to Taxpayers

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service is looking for taxpayers who are missing more than 279,000 economic stimulus checks totaling about $163 million and more than 104,000 regular refund checks totaling about $103 million that were returned by the U.S. Postal Service due to mailing address errors. “People across the country are missing tax refunds… Read More »

2008 Tax Rebate – New Information Released

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service released additional information today about the upcoming economic stimulus payments (2008 Tax Rebate) in a specially designed section for taxpayers on IRS.gov. The new information includes an extensive set of Frequently Asked Questions about the stimulus payments, with a special emphasis on recipients of Social Security and certain veterans’… Read More »

IRS Names Four New Frivolous Claims to Avoid

An individual or group may not avoid paying their fair share of taxes by making “frivolous” legal arguments such as those listed in this notice. The IRS publicizes these frivolous claims to help taxpayers understand the law and avoid penalties. Notice 2008-14 lists positions identified as frivolous for purposes of the penalty under section 6702… Read More »