Back to School Education Tax Credits

If you, your spouse or a dependent are heading off to college in the fall, you may be able to claim a tax credit on your federal tax return. Below we have highlighted some of the credits that may save you money at tax time. Contact one of our professionals to see if you are eligible to claim education credits.

Tips on Determining If It’s Really The IRS At Your Door

With continuing phone scams and in-person scams taking place across the country, the IRS reminds taxpayers that IRS employees do make official, sometimes unannounced, visits to taxpayers as part of their routine casework. Taxpayers should keep in mind the reasons these visits occur and understand how to verify if it is the IRS knocking at their door.

Protecting Your Personal Data from Thieves

One only needs to read the daily news to realize that hackers are getting better and protecting your personal data is more important than ever. Criminals continue to steal large amounts of personal data from taxpayers. Taxpayers can follow a few simple steps to protect their personal and financial data online.

Eight Steps to Keep Online Data Safe

Anyone with an online presence can do a few simple things to protect their identity and personal information. Following these eight steps can also help taxpayers protect their tax return and refund in 2018.

IRS Announces Relief to Hurricane Harvey & Irma Victims

The Internal Revenue Service announced that 401(k)s and similar employer-sponsored retirement plans can make loans and hardship distributions to victims of Hurricane Irma and members of their families. This is similar to relief provided last month to victims of Hurricane Harvey.