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IRS Interest Rates: 4th Quarter of 2010

On August 19, 2010, the IRS announced that interest rates for the calendar quarter beginning October 1, 2010, will remain the same as follows: 1. Individual underpayment and overpayment: 4%; 2. Corporate overpayment: 3% 3. Large corporate underpayment: 6% 4. Portion of corporate overpayment exceeding $10,000: 1.5% The interest rate is determined on a quarterly […]

Due Date to Preserve Tax-Exempt Status: October 15, 2010

On July 26, 2010, the IRS instituted a one-time relief program under which that small nonprofit organizations at risk of losing their tax exempt status because they failed to file required returns for 2007, 2008 and 2009 can preserve their status by filing returns by October 15, 2010. The IRS also posted on its website […]

Fee Agreement Arrangements with Tax Lawyers in St. Paul: 5 Most Important Issues

In this article, I will discuss five most important issues that you need to know before you sign a fee agreement with tax lawyers in St. Paul. 1. How is the lawyer’s fee paid? There are three main models of payment that lawyers use: hourly fee, contingency fee, and flat fee. The hourly fee is […]