Month: April 2009

U.S. and Switzerland Begin Negotiations for Tax Information Exchange

April 22, 2009 – The U.S. Department of the Treasury has announced that the United States and Switzerland will begin negotiation of a protocol to amend their [...]

Prepared Remarks of Doug Shulman, Commissioner of Internal Revenue, Before the National Press Club

April 13, 2009 Thank you for that warm introduction and welcome. It’s a great honor to be delivering this speech before such a distinguished [...]

IRS Offers Reminders as Tax Filing Deadline Nears

  IR-2009-40, April 10, 2009 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service offers last minute reminders to taxpayers who have not yet filed a tax return, [...]

IRS Offers Tax Payment Options

 IR-2009-39, April 9, 2009 WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded taxpayers to file their federal tax returns and pay any taxes they [...]

IRS Urges Taxpayers To e-file Extension Requests by April 15 Filing Deadline

IR-2009-36, April 7, 2009 WASHINGTON — Taxpayers who need more time to complete their returns should submit their requests for an automatic extension [...]

Recovery hopes begin to blossom

A growing number of economists say they see signs that the battered U.S. economy could start to recover as soon as this summer. By Chris Isidore, [...]

Using IRAs to buy real estate

MarketWatch via NewsEdge : First of three parts SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- One of today's soundest investments is never touted in financial-services ads. [...]