How To Find The Right Tax Professional For All Your Tax NeedsWhen it comes time to choose a tax professional, there are many things that a tax payer needs to understand. Here are some basic questions to ask and details to learn before hiring someone to take care of your income tax preparation needs.
What Are The "Dirty Dozen" Tax Scams & How Can You Avoid Them?Here are the latest 12 common tax scams that the IRS is warning you about this year.
Extra Days To File: Tax Day 2016 Is Not April 15thTax Day 2016 is not on April 15 as usual. Instead, it has been moved to April 17 because of Washington D.C.'s Emancipation Day. Here is a look at why Tax Day is on April 15 to begin with, what Emancipation Day is, and when Tax Day can be moved to a later date.
Republican Requests Extensions Amid MNsure Form DelayA Republican lawmaker is asking the Internal Revenue Service to give Minnesotans more time on tax returns due to the state's delay in sending out health coverage forms.
The Cure Of IRSphobiaI am afraid of the IRS. It's irrational as I always file early and usually get a refund. But I get that knot in my stomach every year thinking about what could go wrong this time.
Wright County Sheriff Warns Of Tax Phone ScamsWith tax season here, a lot of scammers are hoping to get your hard-earned money. The Wright County Sheriff's Office said it's received about 20 calls a day stating supposed IRS employee are threatening to arrest people over unpaid taxes.
In Last 2 Months, Minn. Takes $43M More In Taxes Than ExpectedMinnesota is again riding a wave of strong tax collections. After a small dip in November, the state's tax take rebounded in December.
Bloomington Man Sentenced For Submitting Hundreds Of False Tax ReturnsA Bloomington man was sentenced to 110 months in prison Wednesday afternoon for using hundreds of stolen identities to file false tax returns throughout the country.
FBI Searches Home Of Fired Former President Of Starkey HearingMore drama is unfolding in the ongoing purge of top executives at Starkey Labs. Federal agents executed a search warrant at the Plymouth home of former Starkey president Jerry Ruzicka Wednesday afternoon.
Inver Grove Heights Used Car Dealer Gets 2 Years For Tax EvasionA 65-year-old used car dealer from Inver Grove Heights was sentenced to two years in prison Thursday for income tax evasion.
Washington County Warns Of Deputy-Impersonating Credit Card ScamA man impersonating a sheriff's deputy has been calling Washington County residents and threatening to arrest them if they don't pay fines or tickets by phone with pre-paid credit cards.
Anoka Woman Who Doesn't Believe In Money Gets 2 Years For Tax EvasionA 56-year-old Anoka, Minnesota, woman who told the IRS "there is no such thing as money" was sentenced Tuesday to two years in federal prison by a judge who held a less existential view of U.S. currency and other monetary instruments.