IRS Ripped at Hearing Over Service Cuts to Taxpayers
The IRS commissioner countered that budget cuts had constrained the agency's capacity to help taxpayers during filing season.
Let the Robots Do Your Taxes
Capital gains taxes are a far trickier beast than passive asset allocation—so tricky, only a robot might be able to defeat it.
Taxpayer Advocate Urges IRS to Ease FATCA Rules for Americans Abroad
The IRS' Taxpayer Advocate says some Treasury and IRS reporting requirements should be merged for Americans living overseas with legitimate local bank accounts.
IRS Has New Favorite People to Audit
If you’re scared of an audit by the IRS, there’s less to fear these days — except for one group of taxpayers.
4 Ways Wealthy People Can Still Hide Money
Gone is the heyday of Swiss bank accounts. Here are four ways to get secrecy, or lower taxes, though rarely both at the same time.
20 Social Security Tax Facts You Need to Know
A Tax Facts expert answers questions on Social Security and taxes that many of your clients are likely pondering.
What Americans Really Think About Taxes: Pew
One surprising finding: More than a third of taxpayers say they like doing their taxes, according to Pew Research.
10 Best & Worst States for High-Income Taxpayers
Income, property and sales taxes can really add up in some states, according to the Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy and WalletHub.
10 Best & Worst States for Low-Income Taxpayers
State and local taxes are surprisingly regressive in some states, the Institute on Taxation & Economic Policy and WalletHub report.
Renting Your Home on Airbnb? Don't Forget Lodging Tax
“When you’re short-term renting a property anywhere in the U.S., you’re essentially operating as a hotel,” Rob Stephens of HotSpot Tax warns.