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IRS to launch online tool for people
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Posted By: Ribicon, 4/13/2020 5:50:22 PM

San Francisco—Wondering where your coronavirus stimulus check is, if it isn’t in your bank account just yet? There will soon be a tool for that! The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced Friday it will launch a tool this week allowing Americans to register and track their stimulus checks. The tool is expected to be available around April 15. The free “Get My Payment” tool located on the website will allow taxpayers who filed their tax returns in 2018 or 2019 but did not provide their banking information on their return to submit direct deposit information as to ensure they get


Our absurd tax code requires some 75,000 IRS employees on high salaries, countless numbers of business and personal hours utterly wasted on record-keeping simply for the sake of preparing tax returns, plus untold numbers of tax accountants, tax attorneys, and companies peddling tax software, plus business decisions made to reduce tax burdens instead of rational economic reasons. Everyone's standard of living would skyrocket by removing this millstone, but the ill-gotten gains of lawyers and lobbyists take precedence.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: watashiyo 4/13/2020 6:40:23 PM (No. 378526)
With today's AI computer technology, the IRS department should be run by 3 people. One for handling the answering machine and coffee maker, one for operating the A/C and guarding the office with a handgun and the last one, an IT guy from India. Save billions!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jethro bo 4/13/2020 6:43:04 PM (No. 378529)
Oh this is gonna turn out well...NOT!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: bad-hair 4/13/2020 7:09:42 PM (No. 378546)
This of course comes from San Franschitgo. I wants my money and I wants it NOW. What exactly was the street address of your TENT …. last WEEK ???
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Reply 4 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 4/13/2020 7:34:47 PM (No. 378558)
The IRS? Why isn't Lois Lerner in federal prison?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 4/14/2020 12:40:49 AM (No. 378768)
I like the President, but when are we getting around to that postcard for tax returns ? Think how many AA employees work at SS and IRS. And long past their expiration date.
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