Procrastinating? Here's A Last-Minute Tax Return ChecklistThis year’s April 18 deadline to file your 2016 federal tax returns is coming up fast. If you’ve waited until now to work on your taxes, you’re probably scrambling to finish. Check this list to ensure you don’t make some common mistakes.
Judge Denies Mistrial In John Wiley Price Corruption Case, Scolds ProsecutorsA federal judge refused to declare a mistrial in the John Wiley Price bribery case, but ordered the recall of two star FBI witnesses because of prosecutors' mistakes.
3 Kinds Of Tax Credits You Could Qualify ForIf you’ve ever had to write a check to Uncle Sam in April, you’ve likely become a fan of finding ways to cut your tax bill -- and that may have you wondering whether you qualify for any tax credits.
FBI Investigator: Feds Were "Jumping The Gun" To Indict John Wiley PriceThe defense scored points today in getting an FBI financial investigator to admit the feds, in the past, were "jumping the gun" in deciding to indict Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price and his friend.
Ready To File: A Taxpayer's Guide To Tax-Prep FeesAbout 50 percent of all tax filers pay a pro to prepare and file their tax returns. Even IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is in that boat. But how do you know how much should it cost?
Warning, Some Tax Refunds Will Be Delayed Next YearTaxpayers who like to file early to get a quick turnaround of a refund may be disappointed this tax season. In its effort to battle fraud, the IRS has a new strategy.
Alleged Hackers Used FIFA To Steal Millions From EAA jury in Fort Worth convicted a 24-year-old man who along with three co-conspirators defrauded a software company of more than $16 million.
IRS Imposters Confess To CBS11 I-TeamJust minutes before claiming to be a criminal, the man on the phone told Allen she had reached the Internal Revenue Service. He said his name was Officer Steve Jones. Once we identified ourselves, his story changed.
Return To Sender: Some IRS Tax Payment Addresses Have ChangedIncome tax season will be here in a few weeks, and the Internal Revenue Service wants taxpayers to mail their payments to the correct address.
IRS Says Prominent Texas Billionaire & Late Brother Owe $3BThe IRS wants $3.2 billion to cover back taxes that it says are owed by a prominent Texas businessman and his late brother who the IRS says hid income by setting up overseas trust funds.
More North Texans Falling Victim To Tax Identity TheftThere’s only one day left to file your income taxes so if you haven’t done them you’d better hurry. And if you have done your taxes there’s a possibility you’ll run into a problem frustrating lots of North Texans – tax identity theft.
What Is Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?Geared primarily towards low-to-middle income, working individuals and families, the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a federal benefit able to provide relief to those who meet specific criteria, by reducing the amount of tax owed and by increasing the amount of tax monies refunded, as determined after filing. Both single and married people can benefit from EITC, regardless of whether or not they have children or other dependents.