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Daily Update . . . . . . . . October 29, 2020

News and Tip of the Day

To Do List-----Federal Tax Calendar--October, 2020
To Do List-----All States Tax Calendar--October, 2020

Special Reports--

A Case of Financial Elder Abuse--10/23/20
Home Sweet Home--Buy or Rent?--10/21/20
IRS Extends Replacement Period for Livestock Sold on Account of Drought--09/22/20
Documentation is More Than Invoice and Canceled Check--09/08/20
Deferring Employee's Portion of Social Security Taxes--Should you?--09/01/20
Digging Into Tax Documentation--08/21/20
More Scam Warnings from the IRS--08/17/20
Expense Documentation--Insuring a deduction--07/24/20

Other Recent Additions/Updates--

Individual and Corporate Tax Data--Pension and estate tax inflation adjusted amounts for 2021--10/28/20
Synopses of Tax Court Cases--Week Ended October 24, 2020--(Links to Prior Years)--10/24/20
Summary of 2020 Revenue Rulings, Procedures, Regulations, etc.--Bulletin 44 for 2020--Short List--(Links to Prior Years)--10/24/20
Individual and Corporate Tax Data--Social Security information for 2021--10/22/20
Applicable Federal Rates (AFR)--November, 2020--10/16/20- - - - Blended Rate-2020 - - -  IRS Interest Rate-Short List
IRS Publications--Additions--10/06/20
Standard Industry Fare Level (SIFL) for July 1 through December 31, 2020--10/02/20
High-Low Per Diem Rate Oct. 2020 through Sept. 2021--09/14/20
Interest Rates on Over- Underpayments--Fourth Quarter 2020 - - -  IRS Interest Rate-Short List--09/03/20
Inclusion Amounts for Autos Leased in 2020--07/23/20
Depreciation Limits for Cars 2020--07/22/20

Reference Section--

Inflation Adjusted Tax Rates--Plus Personal Exemptions, Standard Deduction, Phaseout Amounts, etc.--
2020 Individual Tax Return Checklist for 2019 Returns
Checklists and Worksheets
State Sites--Links to tax, secretary of state, and CPA state society, business licenses and annual report requirements for all states.
Frequently Asked Questions
Special Reports--Articles of continuing interest.
Glossary--A collection of tax and business terms.     A-M    N-Z
Abbreviations--Some common abbreviations used in business and finance.
Business, Tax, Accounting Formulas--Formulas, ratios, math, etc.
Special Forms--Corporate, special tax, elections, business, etc. forms.
IRS Interest Rates, AFRs--AFR (applicable federal rate), interest rate on over- and underpayments.
Vehicle Tables--Standard mileage rates, luxury car depreciation limits, amounts for valuing employee use, inclusion amounts for leased vehicles.
IRS Publications--A searchable list of the most popular IRS publications.
IRS Forms--A searchable list of the most popular IRS forms.
Small Business Links--Essential links for business owners.
Valuation Guide for Charitable Contributions--The thrift shop value of selected items.
High-Low Per Diem Amounts; SIFL Rates
IRS Quick Links--

IRS Forms and Publications    Draft Tax Forms
IRS Tax Professionals Page    IRS Small Business/Self-Employed Page
IRS Releases on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
Priority Guidance Plan--Upcoming regulations, periodic revenue procedures, rulings, etc. with anticipated dates.
Modernized eFile (MeF) Operational Status--IRS computer system availability.
Tax Relief in Disaster Situations--Recent disasters, additional info from IRS     FEMA Disaster Declarations
IRS Easing of Payment Guidelines and Postponement of Compliance Actions
Tax Exempt Organization Search--Check status of charitable organization.
List of expiring tax provisions
IRS Withholding Calculator    Tax Withholding Estimator FAQs
Where to File--Caution. There are different addresses for individual taxpayers, with and without payments, professionals, business, etc.
IRS Filing for Individuals--A number of pages for individual tax help including Free File.
Where's My Refund?--Enter your Social Security number, filing status, and refund amount to find the status of your IRS refund. For a IRSGo Mobile App. For State Refunds.
IRS Tax Tips

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