The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems

(Copyright ©2014 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.) WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday. More than 2,800 workers got bonuses despite facing a disciplinary action in […]

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If you missed Joe on TV last week check him out!

http://www.wcjb.com/local-news/2014/04/last-minute-tax-tips-deadline-april-15thJoe on ABC TV Joe on TV ABC with Stephanie Bechara WCJB-TV20 News, Reporter”> Last-Minute Tax Tips, Deadline: April 15th Published April 13th, 2014 GAINESVILLE – Families all over North Central Florida are scrambling to find documentation for their incomes and any expenses they have made throughout the year that may be deductible– remember the […]

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The IRS deadline to file your 2013 Income Taxes is: 11:59 PM April 15th, 2014!

The IRS deadline to file your 2013 Income Taxes is: 11:59 PM April 15th, 2014! If you already engaged Joe Mastriano,CPA, please disregard this email. However, if you still haven’t engaged Joe Mastriano,CPA to prepare your returns, or you simply need more time, let us help! 1) Call us today at (713) 774-4467 and / […]

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The Rundown: Your 2013 tax bill probably went up. Here’s why.

Your 2013 tax bill probably went up. Here’s why. (Motley Fool) Many last-minute filers are getting ready to finish up their tax returns for 2013. Whether you filed your taxes months ago or are just getting around to finishing your return, millions of Americans saw their 2013 tax bills go up. The fiscal-cliff deal that […]

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The Rundown: Many Happy Returns: Take advantage of these often overlooked deductions

Many Happy Returns: Take advantage of these often overlooked deductions (New York Post) What do Warren Buffett and a lot of taxpaying straphangers have in common? They both think they pay too little in taxes. Or at least that seems to be the attitude of many taxpayers, according to several area tax professionals. Many people, […]

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Radio Interviews Posted Friday, March 28th 2014 @ 5am by KTRH’s Scott Crowder

Posted Friday, March 28th 2014 @ 5am by KTRH’s Scott Crowder The IRS says Texas has the second largest amount of taxpayers who are owed refunds from three years ago, but have yet to file. Joe Mastriano Joe being awesome on KTRH this week (3/30/14) Nearly 81,000 Texans have refunds waiting. Houston CPA Joe Mastriano […]

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The RunDown: IRS Warns of New Tax Scams! Book Joe Mastriano, CPA on This Topic!

IRS warns of new tax scams (Forbes) With tax season in full swing, it looks like it’s not just tax professionals who are keeping busy… Those professional scammers are bustling, too. There are a few scams making the rounds these days. Here are a few to keep an eye out for: 1. Today, the Internal […]

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The Rundown: The cash is waiting for taxpayers who didn’t file a 2010 tax return.

IRS has $760 Million in unclaimed refunds — but time is running out if some of it is yours (FOX Business) The Internal Revenue Service has $760 million in unclaimed refunds it wants to give to the rightful owners. The cash is waiting for taxpayers who didn’t file a 2010 tax return. If you’re one […]

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