Senate Democrats push bill that would get the IRS directly into offering free online tax filing

MarketWatchTheir Tax Filing Simplification Act includes a directive to the Internal Revenue Service to develop a free online tax preparation and filing service. That's after a different bill attracted criticism last week for a provision that would ban the IRS from providing a free ...

April 15th 2019


Shaheen, Warren push for free tax filing service from IRS

Concord MonitorShaheen's and Warren's bill, the Tax Filing Simplification Act of 2019, would direct the Internal Revenue Service to broaden its services and provide more filing options. Under a series of new programs, federal taxpayers could file through a free-file service ...

April 15th 2019


Tax Day 2019: Did the GOP tax bill live up to its promises?

Washington PostToday is Tax Day, the due date for Americans to file their 2018 taxes. It also marks a milestone: The country has made it through a full year of President Trump's new tax code — and the first filing season under the new rules. Trump and his fellow Republicans ...

April 15th 2019


How to File for a Tax Extension—and Other Tax Day 2019 Questions, Answered

FortuneApril 15 might be the least popular day of the year for many Americans. Taxes are due and, especially with the drastic changes in the tax code, many people just aren't ready yet. If you're among that crowd, it's possible to get an extension, but it's important to ...

April 15th 2019


On Tax Day, The IRS Is Short Of Money

NPRHere's a little encouragement for last-minute tax filers: Your chance of being audited by the IRS this year is as low as it has been in decades. Years of budget cuts have hollowed out enforcement of the nation's tax laws. Now, even the Trump administration ...

April 15th 2019