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The Top Ten Causes of Taxpayer Pain

By Chuck McCabe | September 16, 2016
Our income tax code is a source of great frustration for millions of Americans.  The complexities can be mind-boggling even to experts and are rarely understood by the average taxpayer.  However, for the tax system to be fair to all taxpayers, complexity may be…
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What the IRS Proposed Revised Schedule of User Fees Looks Like

By Peoples Tax | August 19, 2016
Posted in: IRS
WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service is proposing a revised schedule of user fees that would take effect on Jan. 1, 2017, and apply to any taxpayer who enters into an installment agreement. The proposal, one of several user fee changes made this year, reflects the law…
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7 Tax Preparer Myths You Should Not Believe

By Peoples Tax | August 18, 2016
Posted in: Uncategorized
There are a lot of myths out there about tax professionals. We’re boring, it takes a long time to become one, we love math… These are lies! We’re recruiting students interested in learning tax preparation and joining our team for our online class in October. We realize there…
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Summer Surge in Automated Phone Scam Calls and other Scams

By Peoples Tax | August 4, 2016
Posted in: Fraud
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today warned taxpayers to stay vigilant against an increase of IRS impersonation scams in the form of automated calls and new tactics from scammers demanding tax payments on iTunes and other gift cards. The IRS has seen an increase in “robo-calls” where scammers…
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Tax Benefits for Members of the Military

By Peoples Tax | May 20, 2016
Posted in: Individual Tax
In honor of National Military Appreciation Month, the IRS has just released a tax guide for members of the military. WASHINGTON — May is National Military Appreciation Month, and the Internal Revenue Service wants members of the military and their families to know about the many tax benefits available to them. Each…
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What to do about Letters from the IRS

By Peoples Tax | April 14, 2016
Posted in: Individual Tax
Have you received a letter in the mail from the IRS? Be honest. Is there a letter (or a pile of them) in a drawer or under the rest of your mail that you have been avoiding? While it is definitely alarming when…
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IRS Warns Virginia Residents of New Phishing Scam

By Peoples Tax | April 7, 2016
Posted in: IRS
From IRS press release IRS Warns Washington D.C., Maryland, Virginia Residents of New Phishing Scam Targeting National Capital Area IR-2016-55, April 6, 2016 WASHINGTON — As reports of phone scams as well as email phishing schemes continue across the country, the Internal Revenue Service warned taxpayers of a new phishing…
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How to File Taxes as an Uber Driver

By Peoples Tax | April 6, 2016
Posted in: Individual Tax
The City of Richmond was excited to get Uber last year!  Not only did it mean there was a more convenient option for transportation, it meant a possible second income stream for Richmonders looking to pick up some extra cash. As an Uber driver, you…
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Dear Tipped Employees: Tips Are Not Tax Free

By Peoples Tax | March 24, 2016
Posted in: Individual Tax
We’re just going to get down to brass tacks here: the IRS wants you to report ALL of your income. That means all of your tips – cash and credit card. Whether you already know this or not, there are some things that the IRS…
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Corporate Office/The Forum Office Park

10120 W. Broad St., Suite C
Glen Allen, VA 23060

South of the River

Huguenot Place

1520 Huguenot Rd., Suite 111
Midlothian, VA 23113

Commonwealth Centre

4521 Commonwealth Centre Parkway
Midlothian, VA 23112

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