Monthly Archives: March 2013

Oregon part of Google Settlement

By Oregon Tax News, Oregon is party to a multistate settlement with Google, Inc. for the unauthorized collection of information from unsecured wireless networks by its Street View vehicles. The agreement, signed by the attorneys general of 38 states and … Continue reading

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Fax error puts 644 Oregon tax filers at risk

Oregon Department of Revenue alert to tax filers by Fax The Oregon Department of Revenue is experiencing an interruption in fax service that has affected taxpayer communications to two of the agency’s key return processing units. Since Friday afternoon, Revenue … Continue reading

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Oregon ranks high in spending upon state-by-state comparrison

By Taxpayer Foundation of Oregon, An analysis of U.S. Census Bureau numbers shows Oregon state & local governments ranking higher than national state average when ranked among other 50 states. Below is a chart showing how Oregon ranks among the … Continue reading

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Tax Preperation Help: Remember limits of 3rd party tax helpers

Important update from the Oreogn Better Business Bureau: Better Business Bureau warns taxpayers that they are not exempt if their tax returns are prepared improperly by third-party professionals. BBB serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington advises consumers to evade unqualified … Continue reading

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Six Regional Tax Assistance Programs

Dept. of Revenue, Tax season is underway, and the Oregon Department of Revenue would like to remind taxpayers that assistance is available at five district offices throughout the state and the agency’s main office in Salem. Taxpayers can receive help … Continue reading

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Latest developments on cybersecurity & privacy

By Oregon Tax News, Walden outlines agenda Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR), Chairman of the Communications and Technology subcommittee, outlined his agenda for the new year. He plans to work on freeing up more government spectrum for commercial broadband. He will … Continue reading

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Free Tax Preperation Help for Newberg

Notice of tax assisstance Newberg area: George Fox University’s Accounting Club is offering free tax preparation and e-filing assistance to local residents. Dates for help sessions are four Saturdays: March 2 and 9 and April 6 and 13. The Tax-Aide … Continue reading

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