The Most Common Reasons Tax Returns Get Audited

“Only about 1% of taxpayers are audited. What triggers an audit is generally something on the tax return that’s out of the ordinary,” he says. “For example, if you have a side business and file a Schedule C, the IRS will flag large losses, particularly if they offset other income. The IRS is looking to Read more about The Most Common Reasons Tax Returns Get Audited[…]

Tax Fraud Queen sentenced to 21 Years in Prison (VIDEO)

“Tax Fraud Queen” sentenced to 21 Years in Prison Tax fraud has always been a problem, and with the growth of the internet the identity theft business has been booming. One particular case sticks out from the rest. Self-proclaimed “Tax Fraud Queen” Rashia Wilson posted on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram that she Read more about Tax Fraud Queen sentenced to 21 Years in Prison (VIDEO)[…]

IRS Releases Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2014

  The Internal Revenue Service today issued its annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams, reminding taxpayers to  use caution during tax season to protect themselves against a wide range of schemes ranging from identity theft to return preparer fraud. The Dirty Dozen listing, compiled by the IRS each year, lists a variety of common Read more about IRS Releases Dirty Dozen Tax Scams for 2014[…]