IRS Consumer Alert – Phishing scam targeting Department of Defense military members, retirees and civilian employees

The IRS issued the following alert related to a phishing scam tartgeting the military.

IRS Consumer Alert

Taxpayers should be on the lookout for a new, email-based phishing scam now circulating that targets Department of Defense military members, retirees and civilian employees. The email appears to come from Defense Finance and Accounting Services and displays […]

Free Tax Events in Sacramento – Dial 2-1-1

It’s not too late!

FREE Tax Return Preparation in Sacramento!**

Dial 2-1-1 for an appointment

April 7th 2012

City of Rancho Cordova

2729 Prospect Park Drive

Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

9am to 1pm

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La Familia Counseling Center

5523 34th Street

Sacramento, CA 95824

9am to 12pm

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Mutual Assistance Network

810 Grand Ave

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New IRS2Go Offers Three More Features

New IRS2Go Offers Three More Features IRS has released a new version of IRS2Go, a smartphone application that lets you interact with the IRS using your mobile device. Three new features are available, providing access to video, news updates and more tax information.

New!

IRS2Go delivers video from the IRS YouTube channel to […]

IRS Releases the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2012

 

IRS Releases the Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2012 IRS YouTube Videos: Dirty Dozen: English | Spanish | ASL

The Internal Revenue Service issued its annual “Dirty Dozen” ranking of tax scams, reminding taxpayers to use caution during tax season to protect themselves against a wide range of schemes ranging from identity theft […]

YouTube – Tax Tips: Earned Income Tax Credit

YouTube – Tax Tips: Earned Income Tax Credit

Watch this YouTube video describing the EITC

EITC Tweets! For EITC Awareness Day

EITC Tweets

Is your organization on Twitter? Help spread the word about the Earned Income Tax Credit. The sample EITC tweets are part of an EITC Outreach Partner Toolkit, see the IRS EITC Web site for more information.

Tweet now through April 17, 2012. A great day to start is January 27, 2012 — EITC […]

VITA Super Site in Sacramento on April 15

VITA Super Site for Tax Preparation – April 15, Robbie Waters Pocket/Greenhaven Library, 7335 Gloria Drive, Sacramento, CA, 1 pm to 8 pm. Special one-day free tax preparation event for those earning $49,000 or less. In addition to free tax preparation, free and reduced-cost child care information will be available, children’s activities, free and […]

File Your Taxes Free Online

Filing your own taxes is easy. To be eligible for free federal and state income tax filing with the Beehive, you need:

• Earned income of less than $57,000 in 2010

• A valid email address

• A valid Social Security Number (or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number)

For residents of Sacramento, please visit: www.thebeehive.org/cityofsacramento. […]

IRS Tax Information – From Popular Government Questions USA.gov

2011 Federal Tax Filing Season

To assist taxpayers, select Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offices will be open on Saturday, March 26, 2011. These IRS offices will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. local time.

Individual and business taxpayers will no longer receive paper income tax packages in the mail from […]

Accountants Warn Consumers About “Instant” Tax Refund Loans

Considering a Refund Anticipation Loan?

Consider this: The fees and charges of the RAL actually add up to an annual interest rate of more than 37 percent.

As the clock winds down to the April 17 deadline for filing State and federal income tax returns, the California Board of Accountancy (CBA) is warning consumers about […]