Presenting the summary of significant Internal Revenue Service (IRS) guidance and relevant tax matters for the week of April 10, 2022 – April 16, 2022.

April 11, 2022: The IRS issued a news release, reminding taxpayers of the option to obtain an Identity Protection PIN to guard against tax-related identity theft.

April 12: The IRS announcing the mailing of letters to certain taxpayers, notifying them of additional actions that must be taken to comply with the administrative requirements

April 12, 2022: The IRS issued a news release addressing certain common misconceptions regarding income tax refunds.

April 13: The IRS, urging taxpayers who have filed their 2021 individual income tax returns to use the IRS Tax 

Withholding Estimator to ensure they are subject to an appropriate level of salary withholding for 2022.

April 13, 2022: The IRS issued a news release, providing an update to a Fact Sheet containing answers to frequently asked questions

regarding the 2020 Recovery Rebate Credit, enacted as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

April 13, 2022: The IRS issued a news release, providing an update to a Fact Sheet containing answers to frequently asked questions

regarding the 2021 Recovery Rebate Credit, enacted as part of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA).

April 14: The IRS release urging low- and moderate-income taxpayers to use IRS Free File to prepare and electronically file their tax returns.

April 14, 2022: The IRS issued a news release, reminding taxpayers of the resources available on irs.gov that can answer their tax questions.

April 15: The IRS, reminding taxpayers of the April 18, 2022, deadline for filing individual income tax returns and certain other filing obligations