|Taxx Now 2 - 2017-2018 Updates
|What Is TeleTax?
|Recorded Tax Information is
available 24 hours a day, 7
days a week. Select the
number of the topic you
want to hear. Call
1-800-829-4477. Have paper
and pencil handy to take
The IRS will end its tax transcript faxing services as of
February 4, 2019. Any further questions please visit IRS.
gov or call the IRS directly.
Standard Mileage Rates For 2019
58 cents per mile driven for business use, up 3.5 cents
from 2018 rate.
20 cents per mile driven for medical or moving purposes,
up 2 cents from the rate for 2018.
14 cents per mile driven in service of charitable
IRS has launched an Instagram Account
The IRS News Instagram Account
will offer taxpayers the latest information on a variety of
topics, especially as they face changes for the upcoming
2019 filing season related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
Tax Relief for Alabama Hurricane Victims
Alabama taxpayers affected by Hurricane Michael
beginning on Oct 10, 2018, may qualify for tax relief.
Visit irs.gov/disaster for more information on tax relief for
victims of recent hurricanes and typhoons.
Scams Targeting Taxpayers
IRS warns of “Tax Transcript” email scam; dangers
to business networks
The IRS and Security Summit partners today warned
the public of a surge of fraudulent emails
impersonating the IRS and using tax transcripts as
bait to entice users to open documents containing
malware. See IR-2018-226.