What the new tax law means for Giving Tuesday and other charitable giving

Giving to charity is a reward in and of itself. And the first Giving Tuesday under a new tax era serves as a big reminder of that.

Time is running out for taxpayers who received IRS extensions in 2018

For those who filed for extensions on filing their taxes in April, IRS deadlines are creeping up fast. 

IRS strongly urges taxpayers to do a ‘paycheck checkup’

The IRS is trying to spread the word: Check your tax withholdings now to avoid possible surprises in April.

Millions of taxpayers expected to owe IRS because employers aren’t taking enough out of their paychecks

Thirty million Americans will be cutting a check to the IRS this spring because their employers didn’t withhold enough money.

Government shrinks 1040 tax form to size of a postcard

If the best things come in small packages, taxpayers may be eager to learn that the U.S. government plans to deliver a much smaller 1040 form in the next tax year.

How Congress’ new tax code changes will affect your tax return

The tax overhaul that Congress passed in 2017 includes a lot of changes for your future returns. Here’s a look at some of the big ones.

IRS offers tips to avoid Presidents Day rush

The IRS expects a “surge” of tax returns on Presidents Day weekend, urging taxpayers to use online tools so they can avoid long wait times and busy signals.

What changes to expect when you file your tax return in 2018

Here's more on two big changes to expect when preparing your IRS tax return for the 2017 tax year.

Why you should file your tax return ASAP this year — before someone else files it for you

Amy Peek, accountant and owner of Pittsburgh-based Peekz ConsultiN warns taxpayers to file as soon as possible this year in light of Equifax and other security breaches.