| Feb 7, 2013
| 12:08 PM
The IRS wants to show taxpayers it is taking identity theft seriously.
Today, the agency announced it conducted a 32-state sweep in recent weeks that targeted 389 identity theft suspects and led to 734 enforcement actions — from complaints to...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Because of the delay by Congress to address last year’s expiring tax cuts, the IRS has had less time to update its forms and systems. That’s postponed the start of the tax season until Jan. 30 for everyone. But some filers have had to wait...
| May 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The real scandal is why the IRS approved for tax-exempt status organizations that were plainly political and not "social welfare" organizations, as section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code requires ("Taxing the tea party," May 14). The GOP's phony...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The scandals at the White House in the last few days and the lack of knowing what was going on does not wash ("IRS head forced to go," May 16).
The IRS in Ohio targets conservative groups, but the interim head of the IRS located in Washington gets...
| May 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
This is probably the tip of the iceberg ("Report finds disarray at IRS," May 15). Most government employees believe in large government where can you work and get a pension that you do not pay into and have health care that you do not pay into as well...
| May 20, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Of course the president deserves some of the blame.
Yes, it's extremely unlikely he ordered the IRS to discriminate against tea party, pro-life or Jewish groups opposed to his agenda (though why anyone should take his word for it is beyond me). And...
| May 17, 2013
| 12:07 PM
President Barack Obama told several hundred people gathered at a Baltimore manufacturing plant on Friday that he would keep his administration focused on the economic recovery -- despite a series of political scandals that have rocked the administration...
| Feb 15, 2013
Gabriela Lena Frank, a Latin Grammy winner and the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra's composer-in-residence, and Jose Louis Novos, the orchestra's music director and conductor, will lead "A Conversation about Creativity, Collaboration and...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 9:57 AM
The Harford Community Action Agency is again providing the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program to people and families with low- to moderate-incomes (annual income of up to $50,000).
The program is a free income tax assistance service where help...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:27 AM
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 7:13 AM
The IRS says it will extend the tax deadline for filing and paying taxes to July 15 for Boston area taxpayers and others affected by the bombing on Monday, the tax deadline.
This three-month extension will automatically apply to taxpayers living in...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:30 AM
The Ellicott City Senior Center is one of the host sites for senior citizens in need of free tax preparation help.
The American Association of Retired Persons and the Internal Revenue Service are currently offering free personal income tax preparation...