Changes for the 2015 Tax Season

MEDFORD, Ore. — As people are getting their paperwork together for this year’s tax season, local filing agencies say there are a few new things that everyone needs to keep in mind this year. The largest change that will be seen this year is the new rules for the affordable care act, or ACA. For … Continue reading »

Sheriff’s Action on Oregon Trail Fraud

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — The Klamath County Sheriff is sending four Oregon Trail cards back to Salem after they were confiscated in recent drug arrests. Four men have been arrested over the past two weeks with four things in common. Each of those men had loaded guns, large amounts of drugs and cash as well … Continue reading »

New Jackson Co. Library Board Meets

MEDFORD, Ore. — The New Jackson County Library Board plans to have a tax rate in place by the middle of August. The five person board met for the first time this morning. The board will decide of a tax rate to help expand hours and services at Jackson County Libraries. That tax rate could … Continue reading »

Last-Minute Rush Can Cause Tax Mistakes

MEDFORD, Ore. – Tax preparers are expecting to see plenty of mistakes as people rush to finish filing their taxes in the next week. The Oregon Department of Revenue estimates that about 500,000 Oregonians still have not filed their taxes. With only eight days left to file before the April 15th deadline, preparers at Liberty … Continue reading »

Free Tax Assistance For Veterans

PHOENIX, Ore. — Veterans looking to file their taxes can have them done for free at two locations in the Rogue Valley. Liberty Tax in Phoenix and Ashland will file tax returns for both military veterans and those currently active in the military. Liberty Tax officials say it is all about giving back to those … Continue reading »