Trump’s quick deportation plan may be illegal, past immigration chiefs say

Former immigration enforcement chiefs are questioning the legality of President Trump’s plan to ramp up a program that allows federal agents to quickly deport suspected undocumented immigrants without appearing before a judge. “Expedited removals” have been in force for 20 years but have only been used against people caught within 100 miles of the U.S.-Mexican border…

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IRS Reminds International Taxpayers of Tax Obligations; Clarifies Rules for Tax Withholding Agents

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded non-U.S. citizens who may have taxable income, such as international students and scholars who may be working or receiving scholarship funds, that they may have special requirements to file a U.S. tax return. The IRS also reminded withholding agents — such as payroll professionals or universities —…

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IRS Makes Approved Form 1023-EZ Data Available Online

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service announced today that publicly available information from approved applications for tax exemption using Form 1023-EZ, Streamlined Application for Recognition of Exemption, is now available electronically for the first time. The data on IRS.gov is available in spreadsheet format and includes information for approved applications beginning in mid-2014, when the…

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Trump to spare U.S. ‘dreamer’ immigrants from crackdown

President Donald Trump’s administration plans to consider almost all illegal immigrants subject to deportation, but will leave protections in place for immigrants known as “dreamers” who entered the United States illegally as children, according to official guidelines released on Tuesday. The Department of Homeland Security guidance to immigration agents is part of a broader border…

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