tax

  • IRS warns of higher penalty for some tax returns filed after June 14

    WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service urges taxpayers who owe tax and have not filed their 2018 return to act before Friday, June 14, before a larger penalty kicks in. The failure-to-file penalty is assessed if there is unpaid tax and the taxpayer fails to file a tax return...
  • IRS advierte de multa mayor por algunas declaraciones de impuestos presentadas después del 14 de junio

    WASHINGTON — El Servicio de Impuestos Internos urge a los contribuyentes que adeudan impuestos y no han presentado su declaración de 2018, que actúen antes del viernes, 14 de junio y eviten una multa mayor. La multa por no presentar se aplica si hay impuestos no pagados y el...
  • BBB Warns of Identity Theft with Tax Season Approaching

    According to BBB’s Glossary of Scam Type Definitions, “Identity thieves use a victim’s personal information (e.g., Social Security number, bank account information, and credit card numbers) to pose as that individual for their own gain. Using the target’s identity, the thief may open a credit account, drain an existing...
  • County of Santa Clara Offers New Mobile App for Paying Property Tax Bills Due by April 10

    Santa Clara County Public Affairs SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF.— Business and personal property taxpayers in Santa Clara County now have access to SCC DTAC, a new mobile app launched by the County of Santa Clara Department of Tax and Collections to provide more than 500,000 property owners with convenient...
  • BBB Tips for Tax Preparation

    Evan Arnold-Gordon Golden Gate Better Business Bureau April 15th is right around the corner which means your taxes will soon be due. Whether you want to fill out your paperwork yourself by hand, use an online program or hire a tax professional, your BBB is here to help. Everyone...
  • How to Help Protect Yourself from Tax Identity Theft

    Evan Arnold-Gordon Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Filing your taxes can be a daunting task. Although taxes aren’t due until April 15, getting a head start can be more beneficial than you think. According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), “tax-related identity theft occurs when someone uses your stolen...
  • Departure tax comes into force in Japan

    EFE Tokyo – A departure tax on every passenger leaving Japan by plane or by boat came into force on Monday, to finance initiatives which will assist tourists, according to the Government. The 1,000-yen-tax ($9.21), will be charged on plane and ship tickets, and will affect both Japanese and...
  • Tax Season Tips

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Are you prepared for April 17? Although it feels like 2018 just started, your taxes are due next month! Taxes can be confusing and overwhelming, but your BBB is here to help. You have a few options when it comes to filing:...
  • Understanding and Avoiding Tax Identity Theft

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Have you started filing your taxes? Although taxes aren’t due until April 17, the sooner you file, the better. One of the biggest benefits is that filing early can help prevent tax-related identity theft. According to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), “tax-related...

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