Latest Taxation in the United States Stories

2014-03-26 23:00:36

Many homeowners fail to use the interest on their home mortgage to their advantage when tax time rolls around. This can be a money saving tool that requires very little effort to implement and gives a great financial benefit, says Steward. (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 There are many ways to save on what you owe in taxes and even though you may already be paying on items of tax saving value, you are missing the benefits. According to The Tax Foundation, in all but one state, fewer than 50...

2014-03-26 20:20:09

STAMFORD, Conn., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aircastle Limited (NYSE: AYR) announced today that it has posted its 2013 PFIC Annual Information Statement to its website. Aircastle is considered a passive foreign investment company (a "PFIC") for U.S. Federal income tax purposes through 2013 and expects to be treated as a PFIC for the foreseeable future. U.S. shareholders are advised to consult with their tax advisors with respect to the 2013 PFIC Annual Information Statement....

2014-03-26 16:25:38

MINNETONKA, Minn., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In time for the implementation of new Affordable Care Act (ACA) tax reporting requirements, Convey Compliance Systems Inc. has announced an update to Taxport Compass((TM)) to make understanding and complying with these obligations easier. Launched in late 2013, Taxport Compass is a compliance reference tool that provides a single comprehensive resource to help organizations easily understand their "non-wage" reporting and withholding...

2014-03-26 04:21:42

Survive Tax Procrastination and Still Save Money AUSTIN, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Like it or not, it's tax season, and that means last-minute filers are scrambling to get their returns submitted before the April 15 deadline. Offers.com is giving consumers five tips for last-minute filing. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130711/MM46092LOGO "Tax season always stresses people out, but especially if you wait too long to file," said Offers.com CEO Steve Schaffer. "Consumers should know...

2014-03-25 23:23:23

Giving up a trusted financial adviser for the convenience of online filing is no longer necessary. Remote Accountant LLC delivers the best of both worlds in 2014 and relaunches remote services beginning March 25th. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The national accounting and tax firm Remote Accountant LLC is relaunching their powerful remote accounting services; redesigning their technology with live video chat and encrypted pc to pc log on for simultaneous automatic updating between...

2014-03-25 16:27:26

WASHINGTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NU) - Across the nation, identity thieves are using legitimate information to scam honest taxpayers, and frequently posing as the IRS to do so. So, what can you do? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140325/PH90266) The IRS is taking this seriously, and has created the IRS Identity Theft Protection Unit to address the growing problem. However, being aware of some of the most common scams can help protect you from having your...

Phone Scheme Has Netted IRS Impersonators At Least A Million Dollars
2014-03-21 13:56:36

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scammers impersonating the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) have stolen more than $1 million through a phone scheme, accordion to the Treasury Inspector General for Taxpayer Administration (TIGTA). TIGTA warned on Thursday to beware of phone calls from individuals claiming to represent the IRS. “This is the largest scam of its kind that we have ever seen,” J. Russell George, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration,...

2014-03-20 23:22:44

Glickman adds experience and expertise to Firm’s State and Local Tax Practice Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Habif, Arogeti & Wynne, LLP, the largest Georgia-headquartered tax, accounting and business consulting firm, announced today that Jeff Glickman has joined the Firm as partner-in-charge of the State and Local Tax Practice. Glickman brings with him over 15 years of state and local tax consulting experience, assisting domestic and international clients across all industries...

2014-03-19 23:01:54

Experts from across the country will discuss various topics regarding the ACA on April 4, 2014, at the daylong 12th Annual Employee Benefits Symposium at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 There is no shortage of questions when it comes to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), among them, is it a good tax policy, and what is the political implication for states that decline? Experts from across the country will discuss various topics regarding the ACA on April 4,...

2014-03-15 23:01:05

5 Tips for Medical Expense Tax Deductions in 2013 Park City, UT (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 Today, Zane Benefits, the #1 Online Health Benefits Solution, published tips for medical expense tax deductions in 2013. According to Zane Benefits’ website, with the IRS tax filing deadline approaching, many filers will be asking their tax professionals about medical expense tax deductions for expenses incurred in 2013. Zane Benefits’ website provides up-to-date information on how to maximize...

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