Math errors may draw IRS inquiry, but they'll rarely lead to a full-blown exam.
Although there's no sure way to avoid an IRS audit, these 15 red flags could ...
The IRS is auditing fewer returns. But be aware of red flags that will tempt any tax
Certain red flags in a tax return are sure to draw scrutiny by the IRS. Some are
easy to sidestep. Others, can't be helped.
If you made more than $200,000, your odds jumped to almost 3%. If you earned
over $1 million, bump that frequency up to over 6%. 16 IRS Tax Audit Red Flags:
These areas include home business expenses; expenses for travel, meals, and entertainment; expenses for use of a vehicle in your business; and cash transactions in a business.
Assuming that all your home expenses are for your business, or that most of your home is bein... More »
Feb 4, 2015 ... Know your way around these potential audit-inducers, and you won't have to
worry if you get a letter from the IRS.
Feb 24, 2015 ... Budget cuts at the IRS may mean fewer audits this year, but it doesn't mean
everyone is getting off scot-free. Here are some key ways to avoid ...
To that end, below is a lost of red "red flags" that can cause your return to be
cherry picked by the IRS for review. Pay particular attention, as knowing what the
Apr 13, 2015 ... If the IRS audits one of the returns the tax preparer filed and finds ... to raise red
flags are excessive charitable contributions and a home office.
Mar 25, 2014 ... If you do qualify for these deductions, claim them. Just take the necessary
precautions, noted below. Here are some of the top IRS red flags.