Press Releases

June 3, 2020

There are many easy-to-use tools available on IRS.gov. Even better, they are available 24 hours a day. These tools help people file and pay taxes, find information about their account and get answers to tax questions. Here are a few things that people can do with a quick visit to ...

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FAIR LAWN-GLEN ROCK-HAWTHORNE, NJ - With June 15 set as the business relaunch in the state, TAPinto has extended its grand re-opening marketing specials which provide local businesses with social media marketing, content marketing, and brand awareness, as well as the flexibility to market in ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ - Tuesday, June 16, is the last day for residents to register to vote for the July 7, Primary Election in the State of New Jersey, according to Bergen County Superintendent of Elections Patricia DiCostanzo. On Tuesday, July 7, voters will cast ballots for their party candidates ...

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WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today reminded people who live and work abroad that they have until Wednesday, July 15, 2020, to file their 2019 federal income tax return and pay any tax due. The usual deadline is June 15. The additional time was included in a wide range of ...

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$5k and $2k Grants Available; Emergency Child Care Assistance Program to Continue through June 30th TRENTON –  New Jersey Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson last week announced the immediate availability of up to $20 million in grants to assist child care centers and youth camps in ...

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As Economic Impact Payments continue to be successfully delivered, the Internal Revenue Service today reminds taxpayers that some payments are being sent by prepaid debit card. The debit cards arrive in a plain envelope from “Money Network Cardholder Services.”  Nearly 4 million people are being ...

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Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, employers can grant paid leave for an employee to take care of their health needs related to COVID-19 or to care for their family members. This relief helps ensure employees are not forced to choose between being paid or staying home to care for ...

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WASHINGTON D.C. – Every year, millions of Americans commemorate Memorial Day to honor the sacrifices so many have made to protect our country. This holiday weekend might not be like past years, so while we keep public health recommendations in mind, let’s not forget food safety practices to prevent ...

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New Jersey - People are going back to work and SafeTemp can make that transition back into the workplace safer. While it's a novel idea, getting your temperature at the door when you walk into work could be just what the doctor ordered for both the workforce and the public. Such safety measures ...

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FAIR LAWN-GLEN ROCK-HAWTHORNE, NJ - There are just 10 days left to our grand re-opening marketing specials which provide local businesses with social media marketing, content marketing, and brand awareness, as well as the flexibility to market in neighboring towns.  For more information, ...

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Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors. TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos. Your Milestone post will be ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Glen Rock Public Schools have earned recognition as a Gold Star 2019-2020 No Place For Hate® School, according to district officials. “This is certainly the result of the collaboration and effort put forth by our students, staff, administrators, parents, and community leaders,” ...

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FAIR LAWN, NJ – With pandemic safety guidelines in place, the American Cancer Society has canceled all in-person fundraising events. However, the Fair Lawn and Glen Rock Relay For Life will go on in a virtual setting. On Saturday, May 30 at 6:00 p.m., the chapter will host a modified, interactive ...

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WASHINGTON— This week, Treasury and the IRS are starting to send nearly 4 million Economic Impact Payments (EIPs) by prepaid debit card, instead of by paper check. EIP Card recipients can make purchases, get cash from in-network ATMs, and transfer funds to their personal bank account without ...

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The Internal Revenue Service today released guidance to allow temporary changes to section 125 cafeteria plans. These changes extend the claims period for health flexible spending arrangements (FSAs) and dependent care assistance programs and allow taxpayers to make mid-year changes. The ...

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IRS.gov has answers to many questions people may have about their Economic Impact Payment. Here are answers to some of the top questions people are asking about these payments.  Is this payment considered taxable income? No, the payment is not income and taxpayers will not owe tax on it. The ...

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TRENTON, NJ – The New Jersey Department of Human Services has received more than $2.8 million in federal funding to support behavioral health services during the COVID-19 crisis. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency ...

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PARAMUS, NJ -- Bergen New Bridge Medical Center and the County of Bergen announced a new mobile testing program that will bring COVID-19 saliva testing directly into local communities for symptomatic and asymptomatic residents. Antibody testing is also available for Bergen County first responders ...

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NEW JERSEY – While businesses prepare to get back to work, safety is top of mind, giving rise to SafeTemp Kiosk, a touchless thermal temperature scanner for fever detection in public and work environments. SafeTemp Kiosk The origins of SafeTemp Kiosk came from the thinking of entrepreneurial ...

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TAPinto is rolling out a new content marketing feature as a part of our participation in The Branded Content Project -- a partnership between the Facebook Journalism Project, the Local Media Association and the Local Media Consortium. The new feature will enable businesses, nonprofits and others ...

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Secretary of State Tahesha Way announced on Tuesday, May 12, that more than 60 percent of New Jersey households have responded to the 2020 U.S. Census, even as the U.S. Census Bureau has delayed some of its operations to protect the health and safety of its staff and the public due to the COVID-19 ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Due to the current pandemic, Glen Rock Community School Summer Camps has decided to convert two of their most popular camps into virtual camps for the 2020 summer season. Out of an abundance of caution, STEM Camp and Art Camp will be offered virtually for four, one week sessions, ...

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WASHINGTON −The IRS and Treasury have successfully delivered nearly 130 million Economic Impact Payments to Americans in less than a month, and more are on the way. Some Americans may have received a payment amount different than what they expected. Payment amounts vary based on income, filing ...

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Amid COVID-19, Plan Will Provide $248M in Special Food Assistance to Children Who Normally Receive Free or Reduced-Price School Meals TRENTON, NJ – Human Services Commissioner Carole Johnson today announced the federal government has approved the Department’s plan to provide $248 million in ...

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NEW JERSEY – While businesses prepare to get back to work, safety is top of mind, giving rise to SafeTemp Kiosk, a touchless thermal temperature scanner for fever detection in public and work environments. SafeTemp Kiosk The origins of SafeTemp Kiosk came from the thinking of entrepreneurial ...

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April 22 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. Amid the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and its extraordinary impact on the health, economic and social well-being of our state, Earth Day is a historic milestone deserving of celebration and sustained action. It also is an ...

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WASHINGTON – With a variety of steps underway to speed Economic Impact Payments, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service urged people to use Get My Payment by noon Wednesday, May 13, for a chance to get a quicker delivery. The IRS, working in partnership with Treasury Department ...

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The Internal Revenue Service today reminds employers affected by COVID-19 about three important new credits available to them. Employee Retention Credit: The employee retention credit is designed to encourage businesses to keep employees on their payroll. The refundable tax credit is 50% of ...

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The federal income tax filing deadline has been extended to July 15. Taxpayers also have until July 15 to make any federal income tax payments that were originally due on April 15, without penalties and interest, regardless of the amount they owe. This extension applies to all taxpayers. There’s ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A Paterson printing company is among the small businesses across the country that have shifted production efforts to aid in the fight against COVID-19. New Jersey, like many states, remains under a shelter-in-place order that has kept non-essential businesses shut, causing record ...

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