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February 2018

DOR Offers Quick Options to Check Your Refund Status

February 22, 2018

As millions of taxes are being filed this season, the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) reminds customers of the two easy and convenient ways to check refund statuses.

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DOR: College Students May Qualify to File Taxes for Free, Provides beneficial information on new web pages

February 16, 2018

DOR: College Students May Qualify to File Taxes for Free, Provides beneficial information on new web pages

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Free Assistance for Low-Income and Senior Taxpayers

February 14, 2018

Customers in need of tax preparation assistance are encouraged to take advantage of the free services offered by the Indiana Department of Revene and other reputable organizations.

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DOR Programs Recoup Tax Dollars for Vital Services

February 8, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) continues to uncover ways to help individuals and businesses be compliant with tax laws to ensure funding is provided to vital state and local services.

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DOR Warns of Scams Targeting Hoosier Taxpayers

February 6, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) and Commissioner Adam Krupp warn customers to always be leery of any suspicious phone calls or emails that may be tax scams.

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DOR Reduces Tax Fraud and Identity Theft

February 2, 2018

In the four years since its inception, the Indiana Department of Revenue's (DOR) Identity Theft and Fraud Prevention Program has stopped over $110 million in attempted identity theft and tax fraud.

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January 2018

DOR Helps Hoosiers with Tax Credits & Deductions

January 26, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) launches new web pages designed to help individuals easily navigate through types of tax credits and deductions this tax season.

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DOR Commissioner Offers Media Availability to Discuss Taxes, Technology and Tips

January 22, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue's (DOR) Commissioner Krupp offers to discuss various topics regarding the upcoming tax season.

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Tax Season Opens January 29

January 22, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will open the 2018 individual income tax filing season on January 29, 2018. The last day of tax season is scheduled for April 17, 2018.

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DOR to Combat Fraudulent Business Tax Filings

January 18, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) now has the ability to audit small business owners suspected of claiming fraudulent business expenses, thanks to a collaborative partnership with the IRS.

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DOR Selects Commissioner's Tax Advisory Council Members

January 16, 2018

Commissioner Adam Krupp of the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) announced the members of his first-ever Tax Advisory Council today.

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December 2017

Update (Effective Jan. 1): Individual Income Tax Rates Change in Seven Counties

December 21, 2017

Effective January 1, 2018, eleven Indiana county income tax rates will increase.

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Food and Beverage Tax Refund Available

December 1, 2017

Customers inadvertently charged a one percent food and beverage tax by identified Whitestown restaurants have the opportunity to apply for a refund, announced Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) Commissioner Adam Krupp.

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November 2017

Small Businesses: Be Alert to Identity Theft

November 30, 2017

Individuals are not the only ones who should be on the lookout for cybercriminals looking to steal crucial financial information in order to commit fraud. Small business are equally at risk as thieves increase their knowledge of the tax code and industry filing practices to obtain valuable information.

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Data Breaches at an All-Time High:  What Should Victims Do?

November 29, 2017

With data breaches at a record high, the Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are proactively working to prevent Hoosiers’ tax information from getting into the wrong hands.

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Don't Take the Bait; Avoid Phishing Emails

November 28, 2017

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) encourages all Hoosiers to be on the lookout for new, sophisticated email phishing scams as data breaches reach an all-time high. Phish scams not only endanger someone’s personal information, but they can also affect a customer’s tax refund.

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Indiana DOR Provides Seven Steps for Hoosier Taxpayers to Keep Online Data Safe

November 27, 2017

During the holiday shopping season, shoppers are looking for the perfect gift, while criminals are looking to steal sensitive information. The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)  are reminding Hoosier shoppers to be vigilant with their personal information, such as credit cards, financial accounts, Social Security number and other sensitive data that could help file a fraudulent tax return.

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STATEMENT:  DOR responds to class action lawsuit

November 22, 2017

In response to the recent class action complaint filed on November 17 regarding the Unified Carrier Registration Plan, the Indiana Department of Revenue’s Commissioner Adam Krupp offers the following statement.

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October 2017

Indiana Department of Revenue Forming First-Ever Tax Advisory Council 

October 13, 2017

 

The Indiana Department of Revenue (DOR) invites Hoosiers statewide to be considered for appointment to the first-ever Commissioner’s Advisory Council to foster community collaboration.

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September 2017

Individual Income Tax Rates Change in Seven Counties

September 28, 2017

Effective October 1, 2017, seven Indiana county income tax rates will increase.

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March 2017

College Students May Qualify to File Taxes for Free

March 8, 2017

Thousands of college students, with adjusted gross incomes of $64,000 or less, may qualify to file their state and federal incomes taxes electronically for free using Indiana freefile (INfreefile).

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