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The IRS has sponsored a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program for many years. It responded this week to concerns that the potential direct-file system could impact VITA. Don Dill is spokesperson for the IRS Wage and Investment Division and attended a Pittsburgh VITA program conference. He noted, "First and foremost, it is not going to be direct competition" with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) or Tax Counseling for the Elderly (TCE) programs. He continued, "It is absolutely going to be a supplement to what you are doing in your community."
Some members of the VITA community had expressed concern. Spokesperson Joanna Ain of Prosperity Now noted some concern she has heard from... More
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Foundation plans to operate a scholarship program that will provide two types of educational grants to individuals: scholarships for study at an educational institution and grants for study, travel or... More
Many professional advisors have clients who are real estate investors. Over the years, these investors have purchased and sold properties under Sec. 1031 to defer recognition of capital gains. Over... More