|Posted on 12/11/2017 5:23:00 PM.|
A 32-year-old Lafayette man faces up to five years in prison after pleading guilty to using President Donald Trump’s social security number to try and obtain a copy of the president’s federal tax information. Legal Analyst Tim Meche says Jordan Hamlett will likely get probation or very little time. He says no harm was done by Hamlett’s actions.
|Jordan Hamlett, Donald Trump, tax returns, Tim Meche|
|Posted on 3/3/2017 4:36:00 AM.|
Over 20,000 Louisiana taxpayers are due a refund from the federal government and time is running out to claim them. IRS spokesperson Bill Brunson says these individuals have not received their refund, because they didn’t file a 2013 federal income tax return. He says citizens due this cash must file the necessary paperwork by April 18.
|Bill Brunson, IRS, tax returns, tax refunds, taxes|
|Posted on 5/16/2016 4:56:00 AM.|
Today, May 16th, is the deadline for Louisianans to file state income taxes for 2015. Kizzy Payton with the Department of Revenue says it’s important for taxpayers to pay today or go online to request an extension to avoid any penalties.
|Department of Revenue, Kizzy Payton, tax returns, Federal Disaster Area|
|Posted on 3/3/2015 10:34:00 AM.|
The state Department of Revenue announces that state tax refunds are now being issued. The department had said that it would not issue refunds until March 2nd, but actually began doing so last Friday.
|Louisiana, Department of Revenue, Kizzy Payton, tax returns|
|Posted on 1/31/2014 4:04:00 AM.|
|Tax filing season begins January 31st and the Louisiana Department of Revenue should be careful when choosing a tax preparer. Spokesperson Byron Henderson says authorities know that fraudulent tax preparers are out there because a bunch of them have been arrested. |
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