City of Philadelphia Department of Revenue Announces Wage Tax Reduction for July 1, 2016

The City of Philadelphia has reduced the City Wage Tax rate effective July 1, 2016. The new Wage Tax rate for residents of Philadelphia is 3.9004% (.039004). The new Wage Tax rate for non-residents of Philadelphia who are subject to the Philadelphia City Wage Tax is 3.4741% (.034741).

Keep Your Health Insurance Documents with Your Tax Records

IRS Health Care Tax Tip 2016-36 | March 24, 2016:  Gathering documents and keeping well-organized records make it easier to prepare a tax return. They can also help provide answers if the IRS needs to follow-up with you for more information.
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IRS Warns Consumers of Possible Scams Relating to Orlando Mass-Shooting

From the IRS.  The Internal Revenue Service issued a consumer alert about possible fake charity scams emerging due to the mass-shooting in Orlando, Florida, and encouraged taxpayers to seek out recognized charitable groups.
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Six Facts You Should Know Before Deducting a Charitable Donation

IRS Tax Tip 2016-47 | March 24, 2016:  If you gave money or goods to a charity in 2015, you may be able to claim a deduction on your federal tax return. Here are six important facts you should know about charitable donations.

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IRS Warns of Latest Scam Variation Involving Bogus "Federal Student Tax"

From the IRS | May 27, 2016

The Internal Revenue Service issued a warning to taxpayers about bogus phone calls from IRS impersonators demanding payment for a non-existent tax, the "Federal Student Tax."
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IRS Consumer Alert: Scammers Change Tactics, Once Again

From the IRS:  Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents remain a major threat to taxpayers, but now the IRS is receiving new reports of scammers calling under the guise of verifying tax return information over the phone.

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