This editorial first ran in the Ketchikan Daily News:
One look at the W-2 stuck in with our paychecks, and the message arrives home loud and clear: The holidays are over and it’s time to move on.
With changes in U.S. tax law, the Internal Revenue Service says it will open the 2013 income tax filing season next week, on Jan. 30. That means they’ll start processing individual tax returns that day.
First, the IRS has to update forms to reflect new tax laws passed earlier this month, and test its website to make sure things are working properly.