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If You Need to Obtain or Renew Your Passport – Be Sure to Resolve Your Tax Issues First

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

Under a new IRS policy, taxpayers with unresolved tax issues could be barred from renewing or obtaining a passport. For this reason, taxpayers who wish to avoid delays to their travel plans should take prompt action to resolve any tax concerns. For help identifying and resolving the tax issues that are keeping you from… Read More »

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E-Filing Cash Transaction Reports

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

In addition to reporting income and deductions to the IRS, taxpayers must also report any cash payments that they receive in excess of $10,000. While it is possible to fulfill this obligation by completing and submitting a paper form, many taxpayers choose to file these reports electronically. Regardless of the method used, reporting these… Read More »

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Special Tax Breaks for Members of the U. S. Armed Forces

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

While most of the deductions and tax breaks with which we are familiar are those that apply to civilian taxpayers, there are also a number of special tax benefits that are only available to members of the military and their families. To find out whether you qualify for these benefits, please contact dedicated Florida… Read More »

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EIN Application Process Revised

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

Employer Identification Numbers (EINs) are nine-digit tax identification numbers that are assigned to certain entities, including corporations, trusts, and estates for tax filing purposes. Recently, in an effort to improve the security of taxpayer information, the IRS revised the process of applying for an EIN. Determining how and to whom the new rules apply… Read More »

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Estimated Tax Penalties for Farmers and Fishermen Waived

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

Individuals, including farmers and fisherman, who chose not to make quarterly estimated tax payment this year were required to file their 1040’s for 2018, along with a payment for all taxes owed, by March 1st. Initially, taxpayers who fell under this category, but who failed to comply by the deadline were subject to a… Read More »

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Most Common Tax Refund Myths

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

Although the IRS issues most tax refunds in less than three weeks, there isn’t actually a specific way for taxpayers to discover when their refunds will be issued. There is important information, however, that can help taxpayers understand the refund process. For instance, the status of a person’s tax return will be posted on… Read More »

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What are My Options if I Cannot Pay My Taxes in Full?

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

As a result of the changes made by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), which went into effect last year, many taxpayers have struggled to determine how much they owe in taxes, whether they qualify for a refund, and who is eligible for a waiver of the tax penalties that come with a… Read More »

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IRS Waives Tax Penalty for Certain Taxpayers

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

Early in January, the IRS announced that it would be waiving the estimated tax penalty for many taxpayers whose federal income tax withholding and estimated payments from last year fell short of their total liability for 2018. However, this waiver only applies in certain situations, so if you believe that you might qualify for… Read More »

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Tax Filing Season

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

In late January, the 2019 tax filing season officially began when the IRS started accepting and processing federal tax returns for 2018. Despite claims made by the agency that returns will be processed and refunds issued according to schedule after the government shutdown, many taxpayers continue to have trouble getting through to agency employees,… Read More »

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The New Opportunity Zone Tax Incentive

By Ronald Cutler, P.A. |

The new Opportunity Zone tax incentive was created by last year’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and was designed to help drive investment in distressed communities across the nation by providing tax benefits to taxpayers who invest in businesses located in those areas. In June, 8,761 communities were designated as qualified Opportunity Zones, a… Read More »