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Kay Bell
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Native Texan. Journalist. Tax Geek. Blogger. Wife. Not always in that order.
Native Texan. Journalist. Tax Geek. Blogger. Wife. Not always in that order.

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The gig economy is growing. So are the challenges the IRS faces in collecting taxes from these self-employed workers. The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration has some suggestions on ways Uncle Sam can get more money from this supposed-to-be-paying-taxes segment.

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You're ready to file your taxes, but you don't have your W-2. Here are 5 steps you can take.

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Donald J. Trump still has not released his tax returns, something that's been done by most modern-day presidents and White House candidates have done. Now that the Democrats are back in control of the House, they're ramping up efforts to review Trump's taxes.

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It sometimes takes Congress a while to get to expired tax extenders. But some are starting to worry that tax breaks that went away at the end of 2017 might not be coming back.

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While lots of folks are filing right now to get refunds (even if they are smaller than expected) of taxes they paid in 2018, some folks every year don't pay any income taxes. The latest count is that more than 44 percent of Americans fall into this no-pay category.

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If you're one of many taxpayers who discovered this filing season that you owe taxes, here are some ways you can pay the unexpected tax bill.

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The National Taxpayer Advocate this year selected 21 major problems that taxpayers encounter in their dealings with the Internal Revenue Service. I found five of those issues particularly troublesome.

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We're looking at another possible government shutdown in a few days. A second #tax-filing season closure would put more pressure on the IRS. It's too late to prevent the adverse effects this week, but the National Taxpayer Advocate wants a wider exemption of IRS actions during future (and there will be future) government shutdowns.

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Russia's in the news again and no, not in the way you think. The Kremlin's #tax collector has created an app for smartphones and other devices that it hopes will help encourage gray market workers to come clean with their finances and taxes they owe.

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Most folks let their love know how important they are to them on Valentine's Day. It's also a good holiday to look at love and taxes.
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