Monday, January 23, 2017

Filing season update for tax pros

The Rhode Island Division of Taxation this morning posted an Advisory for Tax Professionals about the start of filing season. Among the highlights: 
  • The Division has officially begun accepting and processing personal income tax returns.
  • The Division officially begins accepting and processing e-filed business returns at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time today.
  • Fighting tax refund fraud.
  • How to contact the Division of Taxation.
  • How to obtain forms and instructions.
  • How to find a tax preparer.
  • Free local tax assistance.
  • “Free File” programs online.
  • List of approved software programs for preparers, updated this morning.
  • Information on Forms 1099-G, 1099-INT.
To view a copy, click here.