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Mar 23, 2017 11:43AM, Published by Lisa Drake, Categories: Today, Community




Tax Season is here! As an authorized IRS e-file provider, Dash Postal & Tax Center - Mansfield, TX provides professional, accurate, proficient services to assist in filing your taxes. Click the "print coupon" button at the end of the article for $30 off tax services.  

The IRS encourages taxpayers to file an accurate tax return. If a taxpayer makes an error on their return, it will likely take longer for the IRS to process it. This could delay a refund. Avoid many common errors by filing electronically. IRS e-file is the most accurate way to file a tax return. 

From the IRS.gov website we have shared nine common errors to avoid when preparing a tax return:

  • Missing or Inaccurate Social Security Numbers. Be sure to enter each SSN on a tax return exactly as printed on the Social Security card.
  • Misspelled Names. Spell all names listed on a tax return exactly as listed on that individual’s Social Security card.
  • Filing Status Errors.  Some people claim the wrong filing status, such as Head of Household instead of Single. E-file software helps prevent mistakes.
  • Math Mistakes.  Math errors are common. They range from simple addition and subtraction to more complex items. Transactions like figuring the taxable portion of a pension, IRA distribution or Social Security benefits are more difficult and result in more errors.
  • Errors in Figuring Tax Credits or Deductions.  Filers can make mistakes figuring their Earned Income Tax Credit, Child and Dependent Care Credit, the standard deduction and other items. Taxpayers need to follow the instructions carefully.
  • Incorrect Bank Account Numbers.  The IRS strongly urges all taxpayers who have a refund due to choose direct deposit. It’s easy and convenient.  Be careful to use the right routing and account numbers on the tax return. The fastest and safest way to get a refund is to combine e-file with direct deposit.
  • Forms Not Signed.  An unsigned tax return is like an unsigned check – it’s not valid. Both spouses must sign a joint return. Taxpayers can avoid this error by filing their return electronically. Sign an e-filed tax return digitally before sending it to the IRS.
  • Electronic Filing PIN Errors. When e-filing, the taxpayer signs and validates the tax return electronically with a prior-year Self-Select Personal Identification Number.
  • Filing with an expired ITIN. A tax return filed with an expired Individual Tax Identification Number (ITIN) will be processed and treated as timely filed, but will be processed without any exemptions or credits claimed. Taxpayers will receive a notice from the IRS explaining that an ITIN must be current before any refund is paid. Once the ITIN is renewed, exemptions and credits are processed and any allowed refund paid. ITIN expiration and renewal information is available on IRS.gov.
For more tax tips visit irs.gov. 

To learn more about Dash Postal and Tax Center and the services they provide, click Dash Postal & Tax Center - Mansfield, TX.







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