Press Releases

May 13, 2021

CAMDEN, NJ – The Camden Education Association today announced it is backing progressive Democrat Elton Custis for Mayor of Camden. The Camden Education Association (CEA) has more than one thousand members who work in the Camden  School District with a large majority who reside and vote in the ...

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Solar Landscape, one of New Jersey’s leading solar developers, today announced one of its first-year community solar projects is energized and delivering clean energy to local residents. The project, located on Sherman Avenue in Pennsauken will generate more than 900,000 kilowatt hours of ...

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WASHINGTON − Anyone can request an automatic tax-filing extension, but some people get extra time without asking, according to the Internal Revenue Service. Due to the ongoing pandemic, this year the IRS postponed the usual April 15 deadline for filing individual income tax returns until May 17, ...

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The Boys & Girls Club of Camden County has announced that La’Toya Spencer has been named Chief Operating Officer. In this position, Spencer will be responsible for overseeing BGCCC Club operations as it moves forward in its mission to enable young people to reach their full potential as ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Public Charter Schools Association today called on Congress to fully fund the federal “Charter Schools Program” – known as CSP. The program invests in new, high-quality public charter schools, which are free and open to all and are delivering exceptional outcomes for ...

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Bureau of the Fiscal Service announced they are disbursing nearly 2 million payments in the fifth batch of Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan. The announcement brings the total disbursed so ...

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WASHINGTON — The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 suspends the requirement that taxpayers increase their tax liability by all or a portion of their excess advance payments of the Premium Tax Credit (excess APTC) for tax year 2020. A taxpayer’s excess APTC is the amount by which the taxpayer’s ...

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IRS YouTube Video: Do Your Taxes for Free with Free File - English |Spanish WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service urges low- and moderate-income individuals and families, especially those who don’t normally file a tax return, to use IRS Free File  to prepare their own federal tax return, ...

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WASHINGTON − As people across the country file their 2020 tax returns, some are claiming the 2020 Recovery Rebate Credit (RRC). The IRS is mailing letters to some taxpayers who claimed the 2020 credit and may be getting a different amount than they expected.  It’s important to remember that the ...

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Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey Anti-Racism Commission Declares: Stop Asian Hate Some Americans live comfortably and unconsciously understanding that their behaviors, attitudes and utterances are supported by systems that will judge and treat them fairly.  These individuals do not fear that ...

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WASHINGTON – To help taxpayers, the Internal Revenue Service announced that it will take steps to automatically refund money this spring and summer to people who filed their tax return reporting unemployment compensation before the recent changes made by the American Rescue Plan. The ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service announced that individuals have until May 17, 2021 to meet certain deadlines that would normally fall on April 15, such as making IRA contributions and filing certain claims for refund. This follows a previous announcement from the IRS on March 17, that ...

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NEW JERSEY – Science in Donation, the non-profit organization devoted to supporting, educating, and advocating on behalf of those parties interested in bringing continuous improvement to the current system of organ donation and allocation, is celebrating the passage of a resolution opposing new ...

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The New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking (NJCAHT), a 501c3 nonprofit representing over 180 organizations in the state announced that it has been awarded a 2021 grant from Focus for Health - a New Jersey based foundation that addresses the structures within our society that create and ...

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The IRS continues to issue the third round of Economic Impact Payments to eligible individuals, with payments being issued as a direct deposit or by mail as a paper check or prepaid EIP debit card. No action is needed by most eligible people to receive a third Economic Impact Payment ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service announced the next batch of Economic Impact Payments will be issued to taxpayers this week, with many of these coming by paper check or prepaid debit card. For taxpayers receiving direct deposit, this batch of payments began processing on Friday and will ...

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WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced today that the federal income tax filing due date for individuals for the 2020 tax year will be automatically extended from April 15, 2021, to May 17, 2021. The IRS will be providing formal guidance in the coming ...

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service said that it plans to continue its efforts to expand ways to communicate to taxpayers who prefer to get information in other languages. For the first time ever, the agency has posted to IRS.gov a Spanish language version of Form 1040 and the related ...

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers about the rules for required minimum distributions (RMDs) from retirement accounts. A retirement plan account owner must normally begin taking an RMD annually starting the year he or she reaches 70 ½ or 72, depending on their birthdate ...

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With many people working from home and other effects of the coronavirus pandemic, the real estate market in New Jersey has been red hot.  What is the current state of the market now and what might the future hold?  In light of these questions, TAPinto has launched its second signature virtual ...

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“Pipeline is an emotionally harrowing, ethically ambiguous drama that raises barbed questions about class, race, parental duty, and the state of American education today.” — Variety With profound compassion and lyricism, PIPELINE brings an urgent conversation powerfully to the foreground. Don’t ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service announced that the third round of Economic Impact Payments will begin reaching Americans over the next week. Following approval of the American Rescue Plan Act, the first batch of payments will be sent by direct deposit, which some recipients will start ...

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service notes that taxpayers of all ages may be able to claim a deduction on their 2020 tax return for contributions to their Individual Retirement Arrangement made through April 15, 2021. There is no longer a maximum age for making IRA contributions. An IRA is ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service issued guidance for employers claiming the employee retention credit under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), as modified by the Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act of 2020 (Relief Act), for calendar quarters in ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service urges people to continue practicing proper cybersecurity habits by securing computers, phones and other devices. Scams and schemes using the IRS as a lure can take on many variations, so practicing personal information security is vital. This news ...

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WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service reminds taxpayers that its website, IRS.gov, continues to be the first and best place for people seeking information and assistance on their federal taxes. It is available 24 hours a day from the comfort of home, on a desktop, or from just about anywhere ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service reminds first-time filers and those who usually don’t have a federal filing requirement to consider filing a 2020 tax return. They may be eligible to claim the  Recovery Rebate Credit, a new refundable credit, authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and ...

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Many people will be filing federal taxes for the first time this year. For these taxpayers, IRS Free File is a great option, especially if they are looking to save money on tax preparation.  Filing electronically and choosing direct deposit is the safest and easiest way to file an accurate tax ...

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TAPinto enables real estate agents to reach targeted local audiences with self-serve real estate listings, self-serve open house event listings, and other marketing opportunities.  Getting started is easy.  Just log in or create a TAPinto account, click on "Submit Content" and start listing ...

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Active duty military personnel have multiple options for free federal tax preparation. One is IRS Free File. This program offers online tax preparation, electronic filing and direct deposit of refunds, at no cost. Members of military and their families who have income below $72,000 may choose ...

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