I know what you are thinking, but it’s too late for an April fools joke. In an effort to make it easier for taxpayers to make cash payments, the IRS has announced in IR 2016-56 that for a fee, a taxpayer can make a cash payment at a participating 7-eleven store. If you have a burning desire to pay your taxes by cash at your local 7-eleven, you can check out the details here.
Diane L. Kroupa, a retired tax court judge, has just been indicted for tax fraud. There are often high profile tax indictments that occur near the end of tax season. This is the first time I can remember it being a tax court judge.