Internal Revenue Service

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Facing South Florida: Where’s My Tax Refund?

With one month to go before “tax day”, taxpayers have more to worry about than getting their return filed on time—including a shortage of workers at the IRS could slow down getting that much-needed refund. Jim flushes out the role politics plays with the IRS with a local professor. Jim also looks at a free way people in South Florida can help avoid becoming a tax identity theft victim, at a time when tax refund thefts have never been higher.

CBS4–03/17/2015

Small Business Tax Tips, Tax Help, Tax Tips, Small Business

Small Business Tax Tips: Are You Filing The Correct Forms?

It’s easy to make a mistake on your taxes, especially if you are a new business owner or running a small business. Before you file, dot your i’s and cross your t’s by making sure to use the correct tax forms.

03/15/2015

Newlyweds Tax Tips, Tax Tips

Tax Refunds May Take A Little Longer This Year

The deadline to file taxes is right around the bend.

03/10/2015

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IRS Warns About Tax-Time Phone Scam

The Internal Revenue Service, IRS, has sent out a warning; scammers are out there this tax season capitalizing on the vulnerability of tax payers and their fears of the IRS.

02/23/2015

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Florida Student Aid Accounts Used In ID Theft

Fourteen students and former students of Miami Dade College were arrested in connection to a stolen identity tax refund fraud scheme. Accounts used by South Florida college students to receive financial aid were used in the scheme.

11/18/2014

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Jury Acquits Ex-UBS Exec In IRS Probe

A federal jury acquitted a former top Swiss banking executive of U.S. charges that he conspired with wealthy Americans to hide $20 billion in secret accounts from the Internal Revenue Service.

11/03/2014

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Elderly Florida Man Says He Hid Over $1M From IRS

An 83-year old Florida man plead guilty to federal charges for conspiring to stash more than $ 1 million from the Internal Revenue Service.

08/19/2014

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Jamaican Man Sentenced In Florida For Lottery Scam

A man from Jamaica is behind bars for running a lottery scam which targeted elderly people.

05/03/2014

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Six Charged With Conspiracy To Defraud Government

ix people were charged with conspiracy to defraud the government.

04/19/2014

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Miami Man Sentenced In ID Theft Involving Florida College

A Miami man, caught filing false tax returns and using names stolen from a Florida community college, was sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison.

07/10/2013

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