How to Know It’s Really the IRS Calling

IRS Warns Against Impersonation Scams The IRS has warned taxpayers to remain vigilant against phishing emails and telephone scams especially at a time when those who had recently filed returns could be waiting for a response from the IRS. Taxpayers were also urged to...

Don’t Fall for Scam Calls and Emails Posing as IRS

  Scams continue to use the IRS as a lure. These tax scams take many different forms. The most common scams are phone calls and emails from thieves who pretend to be from the IRS. Scammers use the IRS name, logo or a fake website to try and steal money from taxpayers....

IRS lowers mileage rates for 2017

The Internal Revenue Service has issued the 2017 optional standard mileage rates to calculate the  of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving purposes. Beginning Jan. 1, standard mileage rates for the use of a car (also vans, pickups or...