Newsletter Archieve
July 2012

IRS Announces More Flexible Offer-in-Compromise Terms

  July 1, 2012

The Internal Revenue Service announced another expansion of its “Fresh Start” initiative by offering more flexible terms to its Offer in Compromise (OIC) program that will enable some of the most financially distressed taxpayers to...Read More


Failure to File or Pay Penalties: Eight Facts

  July 1, 2012

The number of electronic filing and payment options increases every year, which helps reduce your burden and also improves the timeliness and accuracy of tax returns. When it comes to filing your tax return, however...Read More


Renting Your Vacation Home

  July 1, 2012

Income that you receive for the rental of your vacation home must generally be reported on your federal income tax return.

However, if you rent the property for only a short time each year, you may...Read More


FAQ: Education Credits

  July 1, 2012

Question: Do tuition and related expenses paid to attend a private high school qualify for an education credit?

Answer: No. Expenses paid to attend a private high school do not qualify for an education credit because...Read More


Upcoming Tax Deadlines

  July 1, 2012

July

Mon 2
File Form 11-C to register and pay annual tax if you are in the business of taking wagers.

Mon 2
File Form 730 and pay the tax on wagers accepted during May.

Mon 2
File Form 2290 and pay the tax...Read More