Internal Revenue Service

Melissa Gilbert at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital with her dog,  Josephine.  (WWJ/Sandra McNeill) FILE

IRS: Actress Melissa Gilbert Failed To Pay $360,000 In Taxes

The Internal Revenue Service says former “Little House on the Prairie” star Melissa Gilbert failed to pay more than $360,000 in federal income taxes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2015

Income Tax

What Is Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)?

Geared primarily towards low-to-middle income, working individuals and families, the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is a federal benefit able to provide relief to those who meet specific criteria, by reducing the amount of tax owed and by increasing the amount of tax monies refunded, as determined after filing. Both single and married people can benefit from EITC, regardless of whether or not they have children or other dependents.

04/01/2015

Small Business Tax Tips, Tax Help, Tax Tips, Small Business

Small Business Tax Tips: Are You Filing The Correct Forms?

It’s easy to make a mistake on your taxes, especially if you are a new business owner or running a small business. Before you file, dot your i’s and cross your t’s by making sure to use the correct tax forms.

03/15/2015

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Happy’s Pizza Founder Convicted Of Multi-Million Dollar Tax Crimes

A jury says the founder of Michigan-based Happy’s Pizza was withholding too much dough from the IRS.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2014

Bill Davidson, owner of the Detroit Pistons, with his wife Karen and grandson Ben during a ceremony honoring Davidson on December 16, 2005 at the Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Credit: Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ex-Pistons Owner’s Estate In Tax Dispute With IRS

The estate of former Detroit Pistons owner Bill Davidson is challenging the government in U.S. Tax Court over billions of dollars claimed by the IRS.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2013

Filling Out Forms

Plenty Of Changes For Tax Filers This Year

Experts recommend using some type of guidance to navigate forms and maximize your returns.

03/18/2013

1040 Form Images

As The Tax Man Cometh, Tips For Getting Ready

The IRS expects 75 percent of all 2012 returns will get a refund, so if you haven’t started preparing your taxes yet, do it.

03/04/2013

Does The IRS Owe You Money?

The Internal Revenue Service says more than 2,000 Michigan taxpayers have money waiting for them to claim. The IRS says the refund checks total more than $3 million and came back to the agency because of […]

11/18/2010