Newsletter Archieve
October 2012

Prepare for Hurricanes, Disasters by Safeguarding Tax Records

  October 1, 2012

With the early start of this year’s hurricane season, the Internal Revenue Service encourages individuals and businesses to safeguard themselves against natural disasters by taking a few simple steps.

Create a Backup Set of Records Electronically

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FAQ: Deductions

  October 1, 2012

Question:
Can I deduct separate maintenance paid to my spouse or alimony paid to my former spouse?

Answer:
If you are separated or divorced, you may generally deduct payments of separate maintenance or alimony paid in cash (including check...Read More


Upcoming Tax Deadlines

  October 1, 2012

October

Mon 1
File Form 730 and pay tax on wagers accepted during August.

Mon 1
File Form 2290 and pay the tax for vehicles first used during August.

Wed 3
Deposit payroll tax for payments on Sep 26-28 if the semiweekly deposit rule applies.

Fri 5
Deposit payroll tax for payments on ...Read More