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Gay marriage: Taxes and benefits?

WASHINGTON (AP) – Like other married couples, same-sex couples are about to learn that federal benefits for being married might not be all they’re cracked up to be. Social Security benefits for spouses can be […]

06/30/2013

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IRS: Delays caused by glitch shorter than expected

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service says refund delays caused by a glitch in the software some taxpayers used to file their tax returns will be shorter than initially projected.

03/27/2013

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IRS has $900M in unclaimed refunds about to expire

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you didn’t bother filing a federal tax return for 2009, it might be a good time to rethink your tax strategy. The Internal Revenue Service says it has $917 million in unclaimed tax refunds from 2009, and time is running out to claim them.

03/14/2013

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IRS: Tax glitch affects about 660K returns

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A tax-preparation glitch affecting about 660,000 tax returns will delay refunds by as long as six weeks, with customers of the nation’s largest tax preparer among those affected.

03/13/2013