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A Word From The IRS: How To Deal With State Refund Delays
By: Oana Schneider

A Word From The IRS: How To Deal With State Refund Delays

Your BBB® has learned that there are several state refund delays this year and the IRS has a few explanations for that.

1. My tax refund timeline says I should’ve had my money a while ago. Why...

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Spring is Showering the Tri-State with Scam Calls!
By: Cathy

Spring is Showering the Tri-State with Scam Calls!

As noted in previous articles, spring has most definitely arrived.  The gardens are getting into full swing, and the land is green and lush.  And soggy.  Part of my la...

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IRS Alert: W-2 Phishing Scam Is On The Rise!
By: Oana Schneider

IRS Alert: W-2 Phishing Scam Is On The Rise!

Your BBB® would like to share information regarding a scam that’s been on the rise during tax season. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) warns that the scam in question is targeting school district...

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BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List
By: Jackie

BBB Wise Giving Alliance Shares IRS Dirty Dozen List

Some consumers may not realize that your BBB® has a Charity Review program as part of the BBB Wise Giving Alliance. The BBB Wise Giving Alliance helps donors make informed giving decisions and prom...

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700 Arrested in IRS Fraud
FYI
By: Michael

700 Arrested in IRS Fraud

Mumbai, India - police have captured a gang who made off with at least $7.5 million from U.S. victims who thought they were calling from the IRS. Acting on a tip from ...

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IRS to Use Third Party Debt Collectors
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By: Michael

IRS to Use Third Party Debt Collectors

The Internal Revenue Service is preparing to use private debt collectors to go after people who have not paid their taxes. Congress added a tax collection provision in...

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week 2016
By: Jackie

Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week 2016

January 24 – 30, 2016 is Tax Ident...

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IRS Letter 5071C Really Is From IRS
By: Jackie

IRS Letter 5071C Really Is From IRS

During the last month your BBB® has received many phone calls from consumers who got a letter from the IRS with the letter number LTR 5071C. Since the letter asks cons...

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