Category Archives: IRS News

Small Business Week

  TaxMama® welcomes you to Small Business Week! The IRS has been sending out all kinds of helpful information. (You know – I’m from the IRS and I’m here to help you!) Dear Family, It is, indeed, Small Business Week. And since many of you own your business, or run a business or profitable hobby […]

Correcting and Avoiding Errors

TaxMama® is hearing from readers or friends about things they left off their tax returns, or errors they made in the course of filing…perhaps a little too soon. Dear Family, TaxMama®  is a big proponent of the “slow-down” philosophy. Use the extension. Take the time to review the tax return and the information in it […]

2018 and 2019 Tax Extenders

Today TaxMama® wants to alert you to a tax extender bill sitting in Congress. It’s the Tax Extender and Disaster Relief Act of 2019. Dear Family, Great news! The extender bill that Congress is working on will buy us two years of (relative) certainty about our tax lives. The  provisions in this bill will extend […]

The Government Stays Open

says you can breathe a sigh of relief. The U.S. government will stay open. The IRS is still funded. You, your family and friends, who work for the government will be able to continue to pay your living costs. Whew!

The IRS is Pumping Out Information

This month, the IRS is catching up on procedures, alerts and announcements. We are getting several announcements each day. TaxMama summarizes it for you.

2019 Mileage Rates

Normally, the IRS releases the next year’s mileage information by the end of October. This year, we’re feeling lucky to get it in mid-December.

Are you Losing Your Passport?

  Today TaxMama® wants to help you avoid losing your passport, if you owe the IRS too much money. You need to act quickly.

California Businesses Released from Catch-22

News Courtesy of Spidell Publishing: Governor signs two important tax bills (09-24-18) Governor Brown has signed AB 2503, which makes a domestic corporation and a limited liability company subject to voluntary or involuntary administrative dissolution or administrative cancellation if: The entity either never did business or filed returns/paid tax when it was operating and has no […]