21Sep 2017

WASHINGTON — Hurricane Irma victims in the entire state of Georgia now have until Jan. 31, 2018, to file certain individual and business tax returns and make certain tax payments, the Internal Revenue Service announced today. This includes an additional filing extension for taxpayers with valid extensions that run out on Oct. 16, and businesses […]

30Aug 2017

IRS Issues Urgent Warning: WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today warned people to avoid a new phishing scheme that impersonates the IRS and the FBI as part of a ransomware scam to take computer data hostage. The scam email uses the emblems of both the IRS and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It tries […]

24Aug 2017

By Sydney Robertson      Each year, millions of students graduate from high school. Additionally, millions of dollars in scholarships fall into the hands of students who had to ask permission to use the restroom just a few months prior. Not many students know that they might need to report parts of their scholarships to the […]

07Jun 2017

Check out the latest news from the GAEA regarding phone calls from the IRS for unpaid tax debts. In December 2015, Congress enacted a federal law that ALLOWS for private collection agencies to act on behalf of the IRS, in certain cases. It’s important to know that taxpayers WILL receive written notice of the account […]

17Apr 2017

All taxpayers should file on time, even if they can’t pay what they owe. This saves them from potentially paying a failure to file penalty. Taxes are due by the original due date of the return. Here are four tips for those who can’t pay their taxes in full by the April 18 due date: […]