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Inside This Issue of theOutreach Corner

The Outreach Corner Edition forAprilhighlights the following drop-in articles:

  1. IRS offers easy electronic payment options
  2. Need more time to file your federal income taxes? Consider an extension
  3. What you need to know about filing an amended tax return
  4. Get the facts about late filing and late payment penalties
  5. Use the IRS Withholding Calculator to adjust your withholding
  6. American Sign Language videos explain volunteer tax help process
  7. Penalty relief available for repayment of excess advance payments of the Premium Tax Credit for 2014
  8. Know the SIMPLE IRA withdrawal rules

1.IRS offers easy electronic payment options


If you owe federal tax, the IRS offers several electronic payment options. The electronic options are easy, secure and much quicker than mailing in a check or money order.Full story.

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2.Need more time to file your federal income taxes? Consider an extension


These days, life can be hectic and something is bound to be forgotten in the shuffle, even filing your income tax return. If you can’t get it completed by April 15, you can file for an automatic extension to give yourself something precious — time.Full story.

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3.What you need to know about filing an amended tax return


What should you do if you already filed your federal tax return and then discover a mistake? Don’t worry — you have a chance to fix errors by filing an amended tax return. Here’s what you should know.Full story.

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4.Get the facts about late filing and late payment penalties


April 15 is the annual deadline for most people to file their federal income tax return and pay any taxes they owe. By law, the IRS may assess penalties to taxpayers for both failing to file a tax return and for failing to pay taxes they owe by the deadline. Here are seven important points about penalties for filing or paying late.Full story.

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5.Use the IRS Withholding Calculator to adjust your withholding


When your federal tax return is completed, you’ll most likely discover that you’ll either receive a tax refund or owe money. If either of these amounts is substantial, it’s probably time for you to review your withholding election.Full story.

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6.American Sign Language videos explain volunteer tax help process


To coincide with Deaf History Month, March 13 through April 15, the IRS released a series of videos in American Sign Language about the free tax preparation services available throughout the nation.Full story.

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7.Penalty relief available for repayment of excess advance payments of the Premium Tax Credit for 2014


To help smooth the process for the first year of the premium tax credit, the IRS will provide relief from these penalties in certain circumstances if you owe a balance due to repayment of excess advance payments of the premium tax credit.Full story.

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8.Know the SIMPLE IRA withdrawal rules


You generally have to pay income tax on any distribution (amount withdrawn) from your SIMPLE IRA. However, did you know that under certain circumstances, you might also have to pay additional taxes of 10 percent or 25 percent?Full story.

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