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Claims that TurboTax Fraud May also Affect Federal Returns

Now that the tax season is here, the fears about TurboTax fraud is more punctuated than ever before. Taxpayers were shocked when they heard about TurboTax suspending state tax filings over fraud concerns. Imagine getting the news that someone else filed your tax returns and claimed your hefty tax refund. Fortunately, this problem only affected the state filings, not federal taxes.

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Well, this has changed. The details may be sketchy, but the FBI is now investigating claims that federal tax returns may also be affected by this fraud, putting your tax refund in jeopardy. The bureau interviewed … Read more at 2009 Taxes

All You Need To Know About Dealing With Tax Liability

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Do not let tax liability force you to pay more than your fair share of taxes. The IRS has been providing special reliefs to people who have not been able to meet their tax obligations for the last few years.

The tax revenue authority body through its “Fresh Start” initiative is taking target at small business owners and the unemployed to meet revenue collection targets set previously.

According to Doug Shulman, IRS Commissioner, the agency has an obligation to work with struggling taxpayers in order to find a workable solution for both parties.

Every taxpayer should know that failing to … Read more at 2009 Taxes

TurboTax Free Federal Editon

With TurboTax Online you are guaranteed to get your biggest tax refund possible. And it’s not too late to complete and file your 2008 taxes. Start you return today with the #1 name in online tax preparation, TurboTax.

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Free Federal Edition

TurboTax’s Free Federal Edition has everything you need to complete a 1040EZ return. And free tax filing comes with your free return preparation. Plus state tax returns for as little as $30.95 when required. The process is easy and you’ll have your refund in as little as 8 days.

Paying taxes is required for both citizens and...

Paying taxes is required for both citizens and

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5 IRS Identity Theft Tips

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5 IRS Identity Theft Tips

There are a number of organizations with helpful resources if your identity has been stolen this tax season or you feel that your identity might be misused. And do you know what kinds of emails to expect from the IRS so you know that the communication is legitimate?

1. The IRS has a special office called the IRS Identity Protection Specialized Unit which can assist you if you feel your identity might be misused due to the loss of personal information. Contact them at 1-800-908-4490.

2. The IRS never initiates contact with taxpayers through email. … Read more at 2009 Taxes