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The truth about taxes

...federal income tax at all, and may even be in line for a government check.A look at actual figures from the Internal Revenue Service might make some of those AP poll respondents change their tune.The wealthy, the maligned "1 percent," earned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-02/truth-about-taxes
US Rep. Rick Allen pushing for repeal of estate taxes

...The 2015 Death Tax Repeal Act, co-sponsored by Allen and approved this month by the House, would stop the Internal Revenue Service from collecting 40 percent on all estates exceeding $5.4 million for single property owners and $10.8 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-28/us-rep-rick-allen-pushin
Metro Augusta tax preparers seeing a rush of last-minute filers

...wasn't as bad as they thought, and in other cases, it's been worse than they thought."According to the Internal Revenue Service, many Americans have already filed their taxes. The IRS said that by April 3, it had received about 67 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-14/metro-augus
Local preparers not seeing increase in taxpayers deferring income tax fees

...several hundred dollars.With refund-anticipation checks, a temporary bank account will be opened for the Internal Revenue Service to direct deposit a taxpayer's refund. Once the refund is deposited and fees have been taken out, the consumer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-27/local-prepa
Cruz shares presidential vision with Aiken Republican Club

...are looking to turn this country around."Among Cruz's major talking points were his desire to abolish the Internal Revenue Service and stem the tide of the Common Core education initiative. He also vowed to overhaul health care."We need...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-04-04/cruz-shares-pr
Policy changes aren't enough

...off-premise loss.There was nothing criminal in what the Athens, Ga., firearms retailer did, but agents at the Internal Revenue Service thought it looked fishy. So in April 2013 ? on mere suspicion alone ? they seized nearly $950,000 from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-16/policy-changes-arent-
TurboTax resumes processing of state returns after fraud halt

...Intuit spokeswoman Julie Miller said.There haven't been issues with federal returns to date because the Internal Revenue Service has implemented stronger fraud detection policies, Miller said.Intuit said it resumed filing of state returns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-06/turbotax-resumes-processin
Georgia health-care enrollment tops 530,000

...implications of getting subsidized coverage, the federal marketplace is trying to help through its call center and the Internal Revenue Service also is staffing a call center to help people through the process, Counihan said."We're trying to do everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-18/georgia-health-care-enrollme
Address this

...to make one ponder whether Clinton took a lesson from fellow Obama minion Lois Lerner, or if Lerner and her Internal Revenue Service cohorts took cues from the lawyerly former first lady?The reason federal law requires that officials retain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-03/address
IRS IG: Audit never labeled groups "conservative" or "liberal"

...portray his investigation as partisan, saying Internal Revenue Service officials withheld key information about a lookout...to receive this information weeks ago."The Internal Revenue Service has come under fire during the past several months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-19/irs-ig-audit-never-labeled-grou