Press and Fraud Alerts

Title Date
2018
Commissioner of Taxes Releases FY2020 Education Yield Letter Dec. 1, 2018
New Vermont Charitable Contribution Tax Credit Makes Charitable Giving Easier Nov. 27, 2018
November 1st Deadline Nears for Agricultural Current Use Program Oct. 17, 2018
Oct. 15 Deadline for Multiple Tax Types and Programs Oct. 11, 2018
New Vermont Law Reduces Personal Income Taxes by $5 Million for Social Security Recipients Jul. 27, 2018
Act 11 (Special Session): Making Tax Credits for Charitable Contributions Available to all Vermont Taxpayers Jul. 19, 2018
Act 10: Legislation Impacting Short-Term Rental Operators Jul. 6, 2018
IdentityTheft.gov: A One-Stop Resource for Identity Theft Victims Apr. 11, 2018
IRS WARNING: Tax Pros Urged to Step Up Security As Filing Scheme Emerges, Reminded to Report Data Thefts Feb. 2, 2018
Department Moves to People’s United Bank Changing Banking Information for ACH Credit Payments Jan. 2, 2018
2017
Vermont Department of Taxes Responds to Federal Tax Reform Dec. 22, 2017
New Law Lowers Reporting Threshold for 1099-K Information Reporting Dec. 19, 2017
Quarterly Health Care Fund Contribution Assessment Moves to Department of Taxes from Department of Labor Dec. 11, 2017
Commissioner of Taxes Releases FY2019 Education Yield Letter Nov. 30, 2017
Vermont Tax Department Reminds of Final Deadline for Property Tax Adjustment and Renter Rebate Claims Oct. 2, 2017
Vermont Department of Taxes Follows IRS for Tax Relief to Disaster Areas Sept. 21, 2017
Vermont Department of Taxes Aims to Increase Awareness of the Use Tax Aug. 29, 2017
Vermont Department of Taxes Launches a Listening Tour for Small Businesses Aug. 1, 2017
Security Summit Warns of New Phishing Email Targeting Tax Pros Jun. 23, 2017
IRS Warns of New Phone Scam Involving Bogus Certified Letters; Reminds People to Remain Vigilant Against Scams, Schemes this Summer Jun. 15, 2017
IRS, States and Tax Industry Warn of Last-Minute Email Scams Mar. 17, 2017
Tax Time Guide: Protect Personal, Financial, Tax Information and Computers Mar. 9, 2017
Vermont Tax Commissioner Reminds Vermonters of Use Tax Obligations Feb. 27, 2017
Fraud Alert: IRS, States and Tax Industry Renew Alert about Form W-2 Scam Targeting Payroll, Human Resource Departments Feb. 27, 2017
Spear Phishing scheme targeting practitioners using EROs Feb. 3, 2017
Dangerous W-2 Phishing Scam Evolving; Targeting Schools, Restaurants, Hospitals, Tribal Groups and Others Feb. 2, 2017
2017 Tax Filing Season Underway-Fraud Prevention a Focus Feb. 1, 2017
Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week Jan. 31, 2017
Vermont Department of Taxes Shares IRS Fraud Alert Jan. 30, 2017
2016
Vermont Department of Taxes Enters into Voluntary Collection Agreement with Airbnb Sept. 15, 2016
Fraud Alert: IRS Reports Remote Takeovers of Tax Preparer Accounts Sept. 8, 2016
Commercial Software Vendors Settle with Vermont over Tax Preparation Issues Sept. 1, 2016
Vermont Provides Relied to Taxpayers Affected by Software Errors Jul. 5, 2016
Fraud Alert: Phone Scam May 26, 2016
Vermont Department of Taxes Offers Help for Taxpayers Impacted by Commercial Software Errors May 16, 2016
Fraud Alert: "Spoofing" Scam Targets Vermont Apr. 20, 2016
Tax Commissioner, Mayors Praise Free File Program - An Easy, No Cost Program Mar. 10, 2016
Vermont Department of Taxes Implements New Measures to Prevent Fraud Jan. 9, 2016
2015
Commissioner of Taxes Releases FY2017 Education Yield Letter Dec. 1, 2015
Vermont Department of Taxes to Publish Lists of Delinquent Taxpayers on Jan. 12 Jan. 12, 2015
2014
Vermont Department of Taxes to Publish Lists of Delinquent Taxpayers Sept. 8, 2014
Vermont Department of Taxes Reports Taxpayer Trends for 2014 Jun. 10, 2014
3 Easy Ways to Get Your Vermont Income Tax Forms Feb. 28, 2014
Vermont Individual Income Tax Forms Now Available Online and By Request Jan. 21, 2014
2013
Shumlin Confirms New Vermont Estate Tax Guidelines for Same-Sex Marriages Jul. 25, 2013
2012
Vermont Department of Taxes Creates Tax Technical Working Group May 31, 2012
The Vermont Department of Taxes Is Proud to Announce the Creation of the Vermont Tax Advisory Board May 10, 2012