Monthly Archives: June 2016

We attend Family Day at the Smithsonian Udvar-Hazy facility in Chantilly, VA June 18

Smilebox link:http://play.smilebox.com/SpreadMoreHappy/4e4451794f544d344e7a673d0d0a Barbara and I attended the Family Day event at the Udvar-Hazy facility in Chantilly, Virginia on June 18 at the recommendation of Smithsonian B-26 Fla-Bait restorer Patrick Robinson. He told us that my former military unit from Martinsburg WV would be there with an aircrew and a C-17. We could not find Patrick during the event, but I photographed the 167th AW aricrew of SRA Drake, MSGT Joe Windle, LTCOL Marty Timko, and CAPT Ryan Gavina. We gave them four flashing US flag pins and sent the photo to the unit's newspaper Plane Talk. We also viewed the unit's Super Connie in the hangar. We also talked to members of the Capital-Wing-of-the-Airmens-Preservation-Society World War II reinactor group. One was a Devastor fan and I told him of my meeting with George Gay of the Midway WWII battle. We aslo talked to the pilot and navigator of a Russian/ Czech built jet and a B-25 Mitchell bomber...

Some Tax refunds will be delayed in 2017

New Federal Tax Law May Affect Some Refunds Filed in Early 2017; IRS to Share Details Widely with Taxpayers Starting This Summer The Internal Revenue Service has announced initial plans for processing tax returns involving the Earned Income Tax Credit and Additional Child Tax Credit during the opening weeks of the 2017 filing season. The IRS is sharing the information now to help the tax community prepare for the 2017 season, and plans are being made for a wider communication effort this summer and fall to alert taxpayers about the changes that will affect some early filers. This action is driven by the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (PATH Act) that was enacted Dec. 18, 2015, and made several changes to the tax law to benefit taxpayers and their families. Section 201 of this new law mandates that no credit or refund for an overpayment for a taxable year shall be made to a taxpayer before Feb. 15 if...