SLOT (Shifting Limits on Thresholds) Act would raise threshold for reporting slot machine winnings…

SLOT (Shifting Limits on Thresholds) Act would raise threshold for reporting slot machine winnings…

This post was originally published on this siteSLOT (Shifting Limits on Thresholds) Act would raise threshold for reporting slot machine winnings to IRS, for first time in 45 years Rep. Dina Titus (D-NV1) Will this bill pass? Maybe, but don’t bet on it. Though if you do, make sure your winnings are...

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As the IRS pushes facial recognition, the government’s own ID service rejects the technology

As the IRS pushes facial recognition, the government’s own ID service rejects the technology

This post was originally published on this siteDave Zvenyach, director of the GSA’s Technology Transformation Services, told The Post that the agency “is committed to not deploying facial recognition … until rigorous review has given us confidence that we can do so equitably.”

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Government agencies are tapping a facial recognition company to prove you’re you – here’s why that raises concerns about privacy, accuracy and fairness

Government agencies are tapping a facial recognition company to prove you’re you – here’s why that raises concerns about privacy, accuracy and fairness

This post was originally published on this site The U.S. Internal Revenue Service is planning to require citizens to create accounts with a private facial recognition company in order to file taxes online. The IRS is joining a growing number of federal and state agencies that have contracted with ID.me...

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IRS wants to scan your face

IRS wants to scan your face

This post was originally published on this siteMillions of Americans will soon have to scan their face to access their Internal Revenue Service tax accounts, one of the government’s biggest expansions yet of facial recognition software into people’s everyday lives.

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Tax season 2022: IRS starts accepting tax returns Monday. What to know before filing taxes.

Tax season 2022: IRS starts accepting tax returns Monday. What to know before filing taxes.

This post was originally published on this siteGet ready to file taxes. Jan. 24 is the first day the Internal Revenue Service will begin accepting tax returns but your tax refund could take longer.     

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Backlog of 2020 returns interferes with this year’s tax filing season

Backlog of 2020 returns interferes with this year’s tax filing season

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s A Martinez speaks to National Taxpayer Advocate Erin Collins about the issues facing the Internal Revenue Service — including a potential crisis this year.

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IRS watchdog ‘deeply concerned’ about upcoming filing season

IRS watchdog ‘deeply concerned’ about upcoming filing season

This post was originally published on this siteNational Taxpayer Advocate Erin M. Collins, head of the IRS’ in-house watchdog, shared concerns about the upcoming filing season in releasing her office’s recent report detailing the major problems that plagued millions of taxpayers last year.“…

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren is focused on bringing in more tax revenue for the IRS

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is focused on bringing in more tax revenue for the IRS

This post was originally published on this siteNPR’s Steve Inskeep speaks with Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts about the U.S. economy and rising inflation.

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Elizabeth Warren releases blueprint to end ‘free ride’ for tax-dodging US billionaires

Elizabeth Warren releases blueprint to end ‘free ride’ for tax-dodging US billionaires

This post was originally published on this site To show how wealthy corporations would be held accountable by a tax proposal she released late last month, Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Thursday put out a report illustrating the unfair “free ride” powerful companies have gotten for years—and doubled down on her...

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Biden wants to give the IRS more money to chase wealthy tax cheats. Will it work?

Biden wants to give the IRS more money to chase wealthy tax cheats. Will it work?

This post was originally published on this sitePresident Joe Biden is looking to pump $80 billion into the IRS to help the agency target rich tax evaders and pay for his Build Back Better plan.     

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