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Wednesday February 21, 2018

Tax Filing Season Opens Door to New Scam
Washington News
As the tax filing season moves into high gear, tax scammers continue to develop new strategies. In IR-2018-27, the Service explained the latest tax scam. Because it is difficult for IRS software to discover scams using actual taxpayer data, the tax scammers have developed a new concept. The tax scammer starts by acquiring your normal tax return information — your name, Social Security Number, typical deductions, filing status and bank account numbers. In some cases, the tax scammer steals...
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Gifts of Cash
Personal Planner
Many people use their annual gift exclusion as part of an overall estate planning strategy. Sara: "We had a pretty good...
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Income Tax Filing Requirements for Retirees
Savvy Living
What are the IRS income tax filing requirements for seniors this year? I didn't file a tax return the past two years...
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