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  • Tax payers search through tax forms at the Illinois Department of Revenue in Springfield, Ill., Thursday, April 15, 2010.
  • A handful of Bay Area post offices will stay open late today to allow last minute tax filers to turn in their paperwork.
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taxes, USPS, IRS, local news
  • IRS
  • Tax Day tomorrow could be a good day for some folks, but you have to act fast.
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IRS, taxes, national/world
  • 7 On Your Side looks into a widespread IRS scam going around in the Bay Area asking people to send money.
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IRS, taxes, scam, fraud, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • 7 On Your Side looks into a widespread IRS scam going around in the Bay Area asking people to send money.
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IRS, scam, taxes, consumer news
  • IRS
  • The agency has already paid out $73 million in tax refunds averaging $2,831 per person, a 1.5 percent increase over last year.
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IRS, taxes, 7 on your side
  • IRS building
  • A watchdog group says more than 20,000 taxpayers have been targeted by fake IRS agents in the largest phone scam ever seen.
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IRS, scam, national/world
  • IRS envelope
  • Consumer Reports and 7 On Your Side look into the top tactics used to rip people off around tax time.
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consumer reports, IRS, taxes, scam, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • IRS envelope
  • Consumer Reports and 7 On Your Side look into the top tactics used to rip people off around tax time.
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IRS, taxes, scam, consumer reports, consumer news
  • Social Security office sign
  • The impact of the federal government shutdown is lingering across the Bay Area. It could take days before things are back to normal.
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congress, government shutdown, furloughs, mountain view, san jose, NASA, USGS, IRS, south bay news, david louie
  • Social Security office sign
  • The impact of the federal government shutdown is lingering across the Bay Area. It could take days before things are back to normal.
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congress, government shutdown, furloughs, mountain view, san jose, NASA, USGS, IRS, news
  • Bank 2011 tax forms are seen at an H&R Block in Rockville, Md., on Friday, Jan. 6, 2012.
  • The government shutdown is keeping most IRS workers at home, but that doesn't mean you're off the hook for your taxes.
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taxes, IRS, business
  • home for sale
  • With the government shutdown taking place, homebuyers are forced to wait on the sidelines for home loan paperwork to process.
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government shutdown, housing market, loans, IRS, consumer news
  • home for sale
  • With the government shutdown taking place, homebuyers are forced to wait on the sidelines for home loan paperwork to process.
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government shutdown, loans, housing market, IRS, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • IRS sign
  • The Fremont Police Department has a warning for the South Asian-American community to watch out for an IRS phone scam.
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fremont, IRS, scam, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • The government is issuing the regulations needed to allow gay couples married in states that recognize same-sex marriages to file joint federal tax returns.
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IRS, same sex marriage, lgbt, taxes, national/world
  • IRS Office
  • The new acting head of the Internal Revenue Service is telling Congress that American taxpayers no longer trust the agency.
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taxes, IRS, news
  • Abuse of tax loophole led to IRS scandal
  • We take a look at how political groups may have taken advantage of a tax loophole meant for "social welfare" organizations.
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IRS, taxes, tea party, republicans, democrats, politics, mark matthews
  • Abuse of tax loophole led to IRS scandal
  • We take a look at how political groups may have taken advantage of a tax loophole meant for "social welfare" organizations.
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IRS, tea party, taxes, republicans, democrats, politics video
  • NorCal Tea Party leader Ginni Rapini
  • We caught up with a NorCal Tea Party leader who says the IRS held up her application for 3 years.
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IRS, tea party, sacramento, barack obama, taxes, politics video
  • NorCal Tea Party leader Ginni Rapini
  • We caught up with a NorCal Tea Party leader who says the IRS held up her application for 3 years.
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tea party, IRS, barack obama, taxes, sacramento, politics, mark matthews
  • U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder testifies about IRS scandal
  • Lawmakers are questioning U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder over the IRS scandal targeting conservative charities.
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barack obama, IRS, taxes, republicans, eric holder, politics video
  • Eric Holder
  • The Justice Department is opening a criminal investigation into the IRS targeting of the Tea Party.
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barack obama, IRS, taxes, republicans, eric holder, politics video
  • Tracy Quijada and John Valentini
  • If you get into trouble with the IRS, they have the Taxpayer Advocate Service people can turn to if they need help.
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IRS, taxes, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Tracy Quijada and John Valentini
  • If you get into trouble with the IRS, they have the Taxpayer Advocate Service people can turn to if they need help.
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IRS, taxes, consumer news
  • Taxes more complicated for laid off workers
  • Budget cuts and a hiring freeze are taking a toll at the Internal Revenue Service this tax season.
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taxes, IRS, budget cuts, national/world
  • A man eats his lunch.
  • Many Silicon Valley workers who used to enjoy the meal perk are suddenly feeling the heat from the IRS.
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silicon valley, IRS, food, taxes, business, wayne freedman
  • A man eats his lunch.
  • Many Silicon Valley workers who used to enjoy the meal perk are suddenly feeling the heat from the IRS.
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silicon valley, IRS, food, taxes, business
  • Mark Zuckerberg
  • It might be time for Mark Zuckerberg to unfriend Uncle Sam.
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facebook, mark zuckerberg, IRS, taxes, technology
  • Michael Finney answers questions posted to his Facebook page during ABC7 News at 4.
  • On Monday, Finney talked about property tax increases, finding private investigators, and contacting the IRS.
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IRS, taxes, 7 on your side
  • Tax payers search through tax forms at the Illinois Department of Revenue in Springfield, Ill., Thursday, April 15, 2010.
  • If you haven't filed your tax returns yet, time is running out. Midnight is the deadline.
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taxes, IRS, local news
  • The Internal Revenue Service says your refund check should average around $3,000 this year, down just a smidge from 2011.
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IRS, taxes, national/world
  • Ways to protect yourself from a tax audit
  • Did you know that if you earn less than $200,000 a year, your likelihood of being audited is 1-in-100?
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IRS, taxes, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Ways to protect yourself from a tax audit
  • If you earn less than $200,000 a year, your likelihood of being audited is 1-in-100, but the odds go up significantly for certain taxpayers.
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IRS, taxes, consumer news
  • The IRS is giving a break to those hardest hit by the economy. Find out what you need to do to qualify.
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taxes, unemployment, IRS, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • About 99,000 Americans could get a windfall just in time for the holidays.
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taxes, IRS, 7 on your side
  • Solyndra, not only received a $500 million loan guarantee, it also got a favorable ruling from the IRS.
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solyndra, IRS, california watch, business
  • A refund could be coming for passengers who paid a federal airline tax for a tax that has since expired.
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airline industry, taxes, IRS, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • bills coins
  • When you donate to charity at a retailer, who gets the write-off? You or the store?
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taxes, IRS, charities, consumer news
  • bills coins
  • When you donate to charity at a retailer, who gets the write-off? You or the store?
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taxes, IRS, charities, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Taxes more complicated for laid off workers
  • The tax year ends Friday and if you've been laid off in the past 12 months, filing your taxes will be a big change from years past.
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IRS, taxes, 7 on your side, michael finney
  • Taxes more complicated for laid off workers
  • The tax year ends Friday and if you've been laid off in the past 12 months, filing your taxes will be a big change from years past.
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IRS, taxes, consumer news
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  • The IRS is planning to tax the money San Bruno fire victims received from PG&E.
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san bruno, san bruno fire, PG&E, jackie speier, IRS, peninsula news, heather ishimaru
  • IRS looking to tax San Bruno victims money from PG&E
  • The IRS is planning to tax the money San Bruno fire victims received from PG&E.
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PG&E, san bruno, san bruno fire, IRS, taxes, news
  • 2,200 lucky people in the Bay Area are owed a significant chunk of change by the IRS.
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IRS, taxes, local news
  • Federal prosecutors are charging two suspects with helping home buyers build fake credit histories.
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taxes, loans, IRS, 7 on your side
  • The IRS has an online tool that lets you check the status of your tax return. Appropriately, it's called "where's my refund?"
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taxes, IRS, 7 on your side
  • Uncle Sam wants to give victims of the recession a break and work with people to resolve their tax debts.
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IRS, taxes, recession, 7 on your side, michael finney