Help Me Hank: Major changes in tax law create surprises for taxpayers

Filing deadline is Monday

DETROIT - Major changes to the tax law are creating some big surprises for taxpayers.

Returns will be smaller. The filing deadline is Monday, and anyone expecting a return similar to what they received last year should know that likely won't happen.

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The other big change to worry about next year: The IRS will unveil a complicated new W-4 form. People will be required to provide more financial information.

IRS officials said the goal is for taxpayers not to owe or be owed money.

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You can watch Hank Winchester's full story in the video posted above.

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