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Trouble With the IRS

I know, listening to someone else’s tax problems is like listening to an insurance salesman, but my problems are over, and I am only presenting this as an example of the sad state of the federal government that we could once count on to be competent and professional.  480 more words

IRS - Tax Counseling for the Elderly Program

APPLICATIONS DUE: June 1, 2015, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time

Description:   The Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) Program offers FREE tax help to individuals who are age 60 or older. 459 more words

Non-profit Organizations

IRS - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Grant Program

APPLICATIONS DUE: June 1, 2015, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time

Description:   This opportunity allows IRS to provide grants to organizations to achieve the following program objectives 1) Enable the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program to extend services to underserved populations in hardest-to-reach areas, both urban and non-urban; 2) Increase the capacity to file returns electronically; 3) Heighten quality control; 4) Enhance training of volunteers; and 5) Improve significantly the accuracy rate of returns prepared at VITA sites. 597 more words

Government Organizations

IRS - Low Income Tax Clinic (LITC)

APPLICATIONS DUE: June 15, 2015

Description:   The Low Income Tax Clinic (LITC) Program provides matching grants of up to $100,000 per year to qualifying organizations that represent low income taxpayers involved in controversies with the IRS and educate ESL taxpayers about their rights and responsibilities as taxpayers. 598 more words

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Is It The IRS Calling?!

This post is to provide some basic Internal Revenue Service information so that you don’t fall for some of the scams out there.

The IRS does make phone calls and it does send agents to businesses if you are behind in your taxes or have other unresolved tax issues. 450 more words

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Crowdfunding and Taxes

As today is tax day, it seems somewhat appropriate to discuss taxes.  But I want to discuss a little-known tax issue that may become a big issue, either currently or in the future, for some of our readers. 226 more words

Beginning Farmer

Why you may not have received your federal tax refund yet

If you haven’t received your federal tax refund yet, you’re not alone.

The Internal Revenue Service says that continued budget cuts that have forced it to cut thousands of jobs, making it slower to process tax returns and issue refunds this year. 54 more words

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