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CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA) is now available to low income tax payers in Massachusetts who want help filing their state and federal income taxes. Community Action Agencies (CAA) and other community-based organizations and colleges statewide offer the VITA services, helping over 30,000 low-income taxpayers to access over $60 […]

Mike Wolanin | The Republic The exterior of The Commons with the Bartholomew County Courthouse pictured in the background in downtown Columbus, Ind., Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. COLUMBUS, Ind. — The Bartholomew County Council has approved declaring all unincorporated areas of Bartholomew County an economic revitalization area. It’s the first step required to provide a […]

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Charles Rettig is pushing back on assertions that the agency is spending less time targeting wealthy taxpayers for audit in favor of lower income taxpayers. “This is damaging to tax administration in this country when people say IRS audits more lower income people than higher income people,” Rettig told attendees June 23, […]

Republican members of the Senate Finance Committee are the latest group to call on the Internal Revenue Service to implement 2-D barcoding technology on individual tax forms. “We are writing to strongly encourage the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to work with tax return software companies to implement 2-D barcoding technology for use during the 2023 […]

Department of the Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is continuing to promote the agreement on international taxes reached by most members of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development on a global corporate minimum tax, but acknowledged that its overall impact will be determined by the final details. Testifying before the Senate Finance Committee at a […]

The American Institute of CPAs is calling on Congress to fund the Internal Revenue Service at the level requested by the White House in its fiscal year 2023 budget request. Separately, the group offered its suggestions on the IRS Guidance Priority List. “In advance of the Fiscal Year 2023 appropriations cycle, we request that you fund […]

In a trademark infringement complaint filed on Monday, Liberty Tax Service sued the makers of the TV show “Better Caul Saul” for depicting an allegedly similar business, “Sweet Liberty Tax Services,” as essentially a criminal enterprise: In Episode 2, the eponymous, Saul Goodman (aka Jimmy McGill), goes to “Sweet Liberty Tax Services,” which is operated […]