The stimulus plan includes a tax break on the first $10,200 of unemployment benefits, but TurboTax and H&R Block need time to update their software.
Lawmakers requested the IRS extend the tax filing deadline and remove the requirement to file amended tax returns to account for the stimulus changes.
The IRS extended tax filing season by 3 months last year, and Democrats and accountants are calling for the agency to do the same this year.
Democrats on Friday called for President Biden to replace the USPS board of governors. “We can start fixing the Post Office by firing the leadership,” said Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. Postmaster general Louis DeJoy was sued by the NAACP in August. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. […]
Rep. Bill Pascrell, a Democrat from New Jersey, urged House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to “refuse to seat” any members who supported President Donald Trump’s baseless allegations of widespread voter fraud in the 2020 election. After the race was called for President-elect Joe Biden, Trump launched a series of legal defences […]
Rep. Bill Pascrell, a Democrat from New Jersey, said on Tuesday that he filed a complaint to New York’s judicial-conduct body to revoke Rudy Giuliani’s law licence. Pascrell also said he filed legal complaints in Arizona, Michigan, Nevada, New York, and Pennsylvania aimed at disbarring Giuliani and 22 other lawyers […]
An 82-year-old Democratic lawmaker jokingly asked to be part of a group of young progressive lawmakers known as “the squad” – and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York welcomed him with open arms. The squad, made up of Ocasio-Cortez, Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, Rep. Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, and […]
Certain committees in Congress have the authority to request President Trump’s tax returns for review and can then vote to make them public. Republicans have so far blocked efforts by Democrats to utilise the procedural tool. If Democrats retake the House majority, they can move forward with getting Trump’s tax […]
Two top Democrats are calling on Congress to interview the interpreter for President Donald Trump in his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The interpreter is Marina Gross. Two top Democrats are calling on Congress to interview the interpreter for President Donald Trump during his meeting with Russian President Vladimir […]
Democrats want to bring back a rule barring certain Social Security recipients from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. The Trump administration repealed the rule after opposition from Republicans and civil rights groups. WASHINGTON – A group of House Democrats want to bring back a rule that would add […]
The House Ways and Means Committee moved...