Be wary of IRS Scammers

Even if you filed your tax return by the April 18 deadline, the IRS may still contact you for legitimate reasons. But be cautious as there are many scammers who try to impersonate as IRS agents. Here are a few … Continued

October 15, 2015 – Individual Return Deadline

If you requested/obtained a 6-month tax extension for your 2014 Personal Income Tax Return, you will need to file your return (Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ) and pay any tax due by Thursday, October 15, 2015.

Back to School Tax Credits

Check Out College Tax Credits for 2015 and Years Ahead Check out the IRS back-to-school reminder for parents and students regarding college tax credits for 2015. The American Opportunity Tax Credit and Lifetime Learning Credit are available to taxpayers who pay … Continued

Identity Theft is on the Rise.

Identity theft is on the rise. At RJL we have assisted many clients that have had fraudulent tax returns filed using their personal tax information. Here is a helpful link from the IRS, Taxpayers Guide to Identity Theft.   … Continued

City of Tacoma is Offering Amnesty to Businesses

Is your company doing business in Tacoma and you have not registered?  If so, Tacoma is offering an amnesty program that allows you to pay the back taxes without interest and penalties.  See the following:      

Don’t Fall for Phone Scams Claiming to be the IRS

The IRS is still receiving complaints from all over the country regarding phone scammers claiming to be the IRS. These scammers will say whatever they can to scare you into sending them money.  Don’t do it.  Read this link on … Continued

Nanny Tax

Did you know that if you have a nanny you may be subject to employer taxes?  Here is an informative article on the subject.  Give us a call if you have any questions.

A Dozen Key Points about Paying Your Taxes

Here are a Dozen Key Points about Paying Your Taxes from the IRS.  Just click the link.