Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 12:33 pm
By Kay Bell ·

Internal Revenue Service efforts to stop fraudulent tax refunds are posing problems for legitimate taxpayers waiting for their real refunds, according to the latest National Taxpayer Advocate report.

Thursday, January 15, 2015 2:07 pm
By Kay Bell ·

The IRS commissioner and National Taxpayer Advocate both warn taxpayers that they shouldn’t expect much help from the agency this tax-filing season.

Thursday, July 17, 2014 10:37 am
By Kay Bell ·

Victims of tax preparer fraud suffer twice, says the Taxpayer Advocate. First they lose their tax refunds, then they must wait years for a replacement check.