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IRS Tips
Wrongful incarceration exclusion reminder: Dec. 17 is deadline for older refund claims

WASHINGTON —Wrongfully-incarcerated individuals, wishing to take advantage of the special retroactive tax exclusion, usually must file refund claims by Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, according to the Internal Revenue Service. The income tax exclusion applies to any civil damages, restitution or other monetary award received in connection with their incarceration. This means that an eligible wrongfully-incarcerated […]

Member News
Recruit at Eastern CT State University!

The Spring 2019 recruiting season is just around the corner at Eastern Connecticut State University!  Are you looking for top notch students and alumni to recruit for your programs?  Let us help you meet your needs. Eastern produces ambitious and talented graduates that are successful in graduate/professional school and the job market. We invite you to schedule […]

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IRS issues proposed regulations on key new international provision, the base erosion and anti-abuse tax

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued proposed regulations today on the section 59A base erosion and anti-abuse tax. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), legislation passed in December 2017, made major changes to the tax law for 2018 and future years, including revamping the U.S. international tax system. Among other changes made by […]

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First plug-in electric vehicle manufacturer crosses 200,000 sold threshold; Tax credit for eligible consumers begins phase down on Jan. 1

WASHINGTON – The IRS announced today that Tesla, Inc. has sold more than 200,000 vehicles eligible for the plug-in electric drive motor vehicle credit during the third quarter of 2018.This triggers a phase out of the tax credit available for purchasers of new Tesla plug-in electric vehicles beginning Jan. 1, 2019. Qualifying vehicles by the […]

Health News
Weekly Update from Access Health CT

Weekly Open Enrollment Update   Special Call Center HoursLast Enrollment FairsRenewing Customers & Plan ChangesWebinar Recordings Thank You for Being Our Partner! Access Health CT Team Special Call Center Hours This Week Only:Monday – Friday8:00 AM – 8:00 PMSaturday, Dec 159:00 AM – MIDNIGHT New Hours Starting on Monday, Dec 17:Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMSaturdays 9:00 AM […]

Chamber News
Hebron Maple Festival 2019

We are now taking registration for Hebron Maple Festival 2019  happening Saturday March 15 and Sunday March 16! Hebron businesses/organization have priority registration until October 1, 2018 | Returning vendors have priority registration from October 1-November 1, 2018.  | New vendors can register after November 1, 2018. You can send your registration in earlier but it will only […]

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IRS, Security Summit Partners warn public: It’s shopping season for identity thieves, too; Tax Security Awareness Week offers tips

WASHINGTON ― With the holiday shopping season in full swing, the Internal Revenue Service and Security Summit partners warn taxpayers to take extra steps to protect their tax and financial data from identity thieves. The holidays offer cybercriminals a chance to steal financial account information, Social Security numbers, credit card information and other sensitive data […]

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Follow these tips to protect data when shopping online

The IRS reminds holiday shoppers to protect their tax and financial data from identity thieves. All it takes is a few extra steps to prevent cybercriminals from stealing sensitive data, such as financial account information, Social Security numbers, and credit card information. Thieves could use this data to file a fraudulent tax return in 2019. […]

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