Month: May 2011

US urges Green Card holders to become citizens

LOS ANGELESE: US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has launched a campaign emphasising the benefits of being a US citizen with the goal of [...]

State Tax Revenue Increases by 9.1%

State tax collections grew at an accelerating pace in the first three months of the year, with a number of states seeing the upswing continue into the second [...]

Eight Facts on Penalties

When it comes to filing a tax return – or not filing one - the IRS can assess a penalty if you fail to file, fail to pay or both. Here are eight important [...]

Six Tips for Paying Estimated Taxes

Estimated tax is a method used to pay tax on income that is not subject to withholding. You may need to pay estimated taxes during the year depending on what [...]

Former TV Anchor Glad She Challenged IRS

Following up on my earlier post, Tax Court Denies Deduction for TV News Anchor's Clothing Expense: Columbus Dispatch, Former TV Anchor Glad She Challenged [...]

IRS Correspondence Examinations

The IRS has expanded the use of correspondence examinations of individual income tax returns. The IRS initiates a correspondence examination by mailing either [...]