Taxes 2022: Here’s how to get an IRS filing extension

It’s tax day, and some Americans may be scrambling to file their returns on April 18 after two years in which the IRS extended the deadline for filing tax returns due to the COVID-19[feminine] pandemic. Many Americans leave their taxes until the last possible week. In a typical year, between 15 and 20 million people … Read more

Taxes 2022: Here’s how to get an IRS filing extension

For the past two years, the IRS has extended the deadline for filing taxes due to the COVID-19[feminine] pandemic — giving Americans extra leeway to wrap up their returns. But this year, Tax Day returns to its usual deadline, with returns due April 18. The good news? For those who need more time, requesting an … Read more

Taxes 2022: Here’s how to get an IRS filing extension

For the past two years, the IRS has extended the deadline for filing taxes due to the COVID-19[feminine] pandemic — giving Americans extra leeway to wrap up their returns. This year, Tax Day returns to its usual deadline, with returns due April 18. The good news? For those who need more time, requesting an extension … Read more

Taxes 2022: How to avoid an IRS audit of your taxes

Getting audited by the IRS is a common fear at tax time. So how nervous should you be? If you follow the rules and understand what may invite unwanted scrutiny, not very: the IRS proceeds half of the audits which he did just a decade ago. In 2019, the agency audited just 0.4% of all … Read more

IRS says it will scrap facial-recognition ID.me plan following backlash

The IRS on Monday said it will stop using face-recognition technology to authenticate taxpayers when they create online accounts. The decision comes amid a backlash from privacy advocates, taxpayers and lawmakers against the image-based system from verification company ID.me. The IRS said the shift away from use of the facial-recognition technology will “occur over the … Read more