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Sep 07

Disaster Relief Tax Information

To our Business Family:   What a week it was dealing with Hurricane Harvey!  We hope that this e-mail finds you safe and dry – although for some, I know it will not.   Baity & Assoc. had a few leaks from the roof areas, but all client and work... read more →
Aug 10

Sales Tax Holiday/Aug. 11 – 13, 2017

This year’s Sales Tax Holiday is Aug. 11 - 13. As in previous years, the law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced less than $100 from sales and use taxes, which could save shoppers about $8 on every $100 they spend. Subject to the criteria explained below,... read more →
Jul 27
Jul 18

Fraudulent Automated Calls Being Made to Citizens in Texas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Office of Inspector General would like to alert everyone to fraudulent automated calls being made to citizens in Texas and elsewhere by individuals posing as being with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inspector General’s Office. The caller states “your Social Security number has been flagged... read more →
Apr 28

Arrests Made in IRS Phone Scam

On April 8, 2017, police in Mumbai India arrested 24-year-old Sagar 'Shaggy' Thakker, who is alleged to be the mastermind behind Mumbai call centers that scammed millions from U.S. taxpayers. Thakker was extradited from Dubai where he was reported to have fled after his call centers were raided by police... read more →
Feb 27
Feb 01
Jan 19

No Exceptions for Child Tax Credit Age Limit

The Child Tax Credit is allowed under IRC section 24 for each qualifying child of the taxpayer provided the taxpayer’s modified AGI is below a certain phaseout range. The IRC section for the Child Tax Credit defines a qualifying child as a child described in IRC section 152(c), who has... read more →
Nov 28

Tax Filing Tips for Married Couples

  If you got married last year, then you and your spouse know what it’s like to go through some firsts together. Now get ready for another one—it’s time to face the IRS for the first time as a couple! IRS Now Pronounces You… You can file as married if... read more →
Oct 10

IRS Warns of Fake CP2000 Notice Emails

Cross References - IR-2016-123 The Internal Revenue Service and its Security Summit partners has issued an alert to taxpayers and tax professionals to be on guard against fake emails purporting to contain an IRS tax bill related to the Affordable Care Act. The IRS has received numerous reports around the... read more →