Tag Archives: IRS taxes

IRS Pushes Tax Return Deadline Back!

Great news for taxpayers, the IRS has extended the deadline for filing 2020 taxes from April 15th, 2021 to May 17th, 2021. This will give taxpayers more time to take care of bills and file their returns amidst the craziness from stemming from COVID19. While Highland Tax Group, Inc. does not specifically prepare taxes, we […]

HTG Policies In Relation to Covid19

We are monitoring the statements on Coronavirus (COVID-19) being issued by local health departments, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organization (WHO) and will follow guidelines set forth by those agencies as we continue to operate. However, as the President and Founder of Highland Tax Group, Inc. I have […]

When You Owe BOTH State Taxes And IRS Taxes: Which Should You Prioritize, And Why?

America’s multi-tiered tax system, unfortunately, includes annual filings and payments at both the federal and state levels. While policies differ dramatically from one state to the next, many people find themselves paying in on multiple occasions each year. Taxpayers struggling to come up with the cash needed to handle various tax obligations may be forced […]

The Weirdest Excuses People Give the IRS For Unpaid Back Taxes

Given the government shutdown, we thought we would keep things light today. Sometimes, the most responsible taxpayers mess up. Life can get in the way and force well-meaning individuals to fall behind for legitimate reasons. Others, however, attempt to use unfathomable excuses to explain their failure to pay up. A few of the strangest excuses […]

5 Reasons to File Your IRS Taxes as Early as Possible

If you always file your IRS taxes as soon as those W2s come in and then laugh at the procrastinators who hold back until April 15 draws near, you likely have your tax situation under control. The earliest day the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will begin processing 2016 tax returns is January 23, 2017. What […]