IRS, State Tax Agencies & Industry Partners Talk Expanded Security Measures For The 2017 Tax Season

It may still be 2016 but the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is already thinking about the 2017 tax season. The IRS convened with state tax agencies and industry partners this month to talk about plans for improving identity theft protections for taxpayers. The collective message? Cooperation is the key to protecting taxpayers from identity theft…

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This tax hike would raise $120 billion to expand and fund rail network and highway projects in L.A.

Toward the bottom of Tuesday’s ballot — past the presidential candidates, the U.S. Senate race and the long list of statewide propositions — is a half-cent sales tax proposal that would fund the most ambitious transit expansion in Los Angeles County history. Measure M would generate an estimated $120 billion over four decades for Metropolitan Transportation Authority…

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IRS, Security Summit Partners Expand Identity Theft Safeguards for 2017 Filing Season, Build on 2016 Successes

WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service, state tax agencies and industry partners today finalized plans for 2017 to improve identity theft protections for individual and business taxpayers after making significant inroads this year against fraudulent returns. Public and private sector leaders announced today that their collective efforts through the Security Summit initiative have led to…

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