Monthly Archives: November 2011

Interest Rates Remain the Same for the First Quarter of 2012

Interest Rates Remain the Same for the First Quarter of 2012 IR-2011-112, Nov. 28, 2011WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service today announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning Jan. 1, 2012. The rates will be: three … Continue reading

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Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Taxation

For Immediate Release Date: 11/09/2011 Contact: Joel Davison, Public Relations Manager, (804) 786-3507 Tax Department’s New Website Gives Taxpayers What They’ve Asked For RICHMOND – The Virginia Department of Taxation introduced a brand new website this week designed to give … Continue reading

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Tax Credits — Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Taxation

Long-Term Care Insurance Credit Credit for Purchase of Long-Term Care Insurance Individuals may claim a credit equal to 15% of the amount paid by the individual during the taxable year in long-term care insurance premiums for long-term care insurance coverage … Continue reading

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Hiring Household Employees

Hiring Household Employees: You have a household employee if you hired someone to do household work and that worker is your employee. The worker is your employee if you can control not only what work is done, but how it … Continue reading

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IRS Begins PTIN Renewals for 2012 Filing Season

IRS Begins PTIN Renewals for 2012 Filing Season IR-2011-105, Oct. 20, 2011WASHINGTON: The Internal Revenue Service today announced that the nation’s 738,000 tax return preparers who have Preparer Tax Identification Numbers PTINs can now renew their PTINs for the 2012 filing … Continue reading

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Finalizing Tax Preparation Services on Amended Tax Returns | Finance Review

Finalizing Tax Preparation Services on Amended Tax Returns November 17, 2011 by ButterflyFiled under: Taxes Most tax practitioners require a little extra tax preparation education to learn the details about preparing an amended return. When Form 1040X is properly completed, it summarizes … Continue reading

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IRS Tax Problem Solver Blog – IRS Help

November 16, 2011 IRS Corners Prisoner Tax Cheats0In their ongoing efforts on catching tax cheats, the IRS has prevented $4.4 billion in bogus tax refunds from being given out this year. This represents an increase of 171% from the previous … Continue reading

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Tips for Choosing a Tax Preparer

Tips for Choosing a Tax Preparer If you pay someone to prepare your tax return, the IRS urges you to choose that preparer wisely. Taxpayers are legally responsible for what’s on their tax return even if it is prepared by … Continue reading

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IRS to Delay Fingerprinting Requirement for Certain PTIN Applicants, Shulman Says (IR-2011-108) | CCHGroup.com   News & Information

IRS to Delay Fingerprinting Requirement for Certain PTIN Applicants, Shulman Says (IR-2011-108) Posted on 11/09/2011 by CCH IRS Commissioner Douglas H. Shulman told tax professionals on November 8 that the Service has delayed its plan to fingerprint certain preparers who … Continue reading

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Do Americans Favor a Flat Tax? | Hoover Institution

November 9, 2011 | Wall Street Journal news » hoover daily report Do Americans Favor a Flat Tax? by David Brady (Deputy Director; Davies Family Senior Fellow; and cochair, Virtues of a Free Society Task Force) and Tammy Frisby (Research … Continue reading

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