Archive | August, 2019

Washington Hotline – August 13, 2019

WASHINGTON NEWS IRS Reveals Revamped Tax Withholding Tool For many years, the IRS has offered the “Withholding Calculator,” an online tool to assist taxpayers in performing a “Paycheck Checkup.” After listening to taxpayer feedback, the IRS has replaced the Withholding Calculator with a new tool designed to improve taxpayers’ user experience. In IR-2019-139, the Service […]

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Washington Hotline – August 6, 2019

WASHINGTON NEWS Praise for Taxpayer Advocate Olson On July 31, 2019, National Taxpayer Advocate Nina Olson retired. She served taxpayers as their “voice at the IRS” since 2001. The Taxpayer Advocate Service was created by Congress to give taxpayers an independent voice regarding IRS services. Olson conducted many studies and research projects designed to encourage […]

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