A measure in the Maryland House of Delegates would enable the state to withhold tax refunds from people with outstanding warrants.
The Internal Revenue Service has a message for taxpayers eager to learn the status of their tax refund: Please don’t check the IRS website every five minutes — once a day is enough.
Millions of people are getting a jump on filing their tax returns now that they have received their W-2s and 1099 forms. And for most, the incentive to get moving is to get that tax refund in their bank account as soon as possible.
A federal grand jury has indicted a Baltimore resident for filing fraudulent tax refunds for more than $23 million.
It’s a controversial bill designed to catch people with outstanding warrants.
Anne Arundel County residents who have outstanding arrest warrants would see their state tax refunds withheld if the county’s sheriff gets his wish.