It’s filing season! The IRS’s new Form 1040 for 2018, its corresponding Schedules 1–6, and instructions are now available.

Taxpayer Advocate Service’s Tax Reform Changes website contains updated references to the new 2018 form and schedules now as well.

There’s no denying this year’s new Form 1040 and schedules are…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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In last week’s blog, I discussed issues that arose during the…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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As we approach the filing season, I thought it would be…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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The IRS is redesigning Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Allowance Certificate. The…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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With having celebrated Veteran’s Day this week, it is worth reflecting…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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Over the years, I have expressed significant concern with the continuing…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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For years, I’ve been writing about the problems with how the…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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I’m proud to announce the launch of Cambios en la Reforma…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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Form 1023-EZ, Streamlined Application for Recognition of Exemption Under Section 501(c)(3)…


By National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson

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I’m pleased to announce the 4th International Taxpayer Rights Conference to…

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