e-News for Tax Professionals
March 24, 2017

e-News for Tax Professionals
March 24, 2017
Issue Number:  2017-11

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SBSE Fast Track Settlement Program

IRS Guidewire
March 20, 2017

Revenue Procedure 2017-25 establishes the Small Business/Self Employed Fast Track Settlement program (SB/SE FTS) to provide an expedited format for resolving disputes with Small Business/Self Employed (SB/SE) taxpayers. Read More:


Quick Alerts for Tax Professionals
March 20, 2017

Quick Alerts for Tax Professionals
March 20, 2017

Attn: Software Developers, Return Transmitters and Authorized IRS e-file Providers/EROs

If you received a Letter 5903, e-Services Revalidation, you must revalidate your identity. For a limited time, the e-Services Help Desk will have additional staff available to only assist tax professionals who need to revalidate their identity to have their e-Services registration account reinstated.
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Know these Facts Before Deducting a Charitable Donation

IRS Tax Tip 2017-32
Mawrch 20, 2017

If taxpayers gave money or goods to a charity in 2016, they may be able to claim a deduction on their federal tax return. Taxpayers can use the Interactive Tax Assistant tool, Can I Deduct my Charitable Contributions?, to help determine if their charitable contributions are deductible. Read More:


e-News for Tax Professionals
March 17, 2017

e-News for Tax Professionals
March 17, 2017

Issue Number:  2017-11
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IRS Reminds Taxpayers of April 1 Deadline to Take Required Retirement Plan Distributions

Newswire IR-2017-63
March 17, 2017

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers who turned age 70½ during 2016 that, in most cases, they must start receiving required minimum distributions (RMDs) from Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) and workplace retirement plans by Saturday, April 1, 2017. Read More:


e-News for Payroll Professionals
March 16, 2017

e-News for Payroll Professionals
March 16, 2017

Issue Number:  2017-3
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Check Out Tax Benefits for Higher Education

IRS Tax Tip 2017-31
Mawrch 16, 2017

Higher education costs paid in 2016 can mean tax savings when taxpayers file their tax returns. If taxpayers, their spouses or their dependents took post-high school coursework last year, they may be eligible for a tax credit or deduction. Read More:


Winter Storm Extension: Many Businesses Have Extra Time to Request A Six-Month Extension

Newswire IR-2017-61
March 15, 2017

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today granted many businesses affected by this week’s severe winter storm additional time to request a six-month extension to file their 2016 federal income tax returns. Read More:


Tax Time Guide: Still Time to Contribute to an IRA for 2016

Newswire IR-2017-60
March 15, 2017

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that they still have time to contribute to an IRA for 2016 and, in many cases, qualify for a deduction or even a tax credit. Read More:


Tax Time Guide: Electronic Payment/Payment Agreement Options Available to Those Who Owe Taxes

Newswire IR-2017-59
March 14, 2017

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers that it’s easier than ever to pay taxes electronically. For those unable to pay on time, several quick and easy solutions are available. Read More:


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St. Louis Chapter Meeting Notice

The next St. Louis Chapter meeting will be: April 2017

Kansas City Chapter Meeting Notice

The next Kansas City Chapter Meeting March 23, 2017 

 

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