The AICPA Tax Advocacy Team and appointed AICPA members (through selected technical resource panels and committees) continually monitor and advocate on legislative, regulatory and administrative tax matters on behalf of our members.


    AICPA Files Lawsuit Against IRS Challenging “Voluntary” Program for Tax Return Preparers
    The AICPA on July 15 filed a federal lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The lawsuit challenges the IRS’s new rule regulating tax return preparers.
    Affordable Care Act
    The AICPA has developed the Health Care Reform Resource Center that provides information and resources that will assist you in navigating the complexities of the health care reform provisions so you can make informed decisions for your clients and organizations.
    AICPA Submits Statement on the July 10 Hearing on Cash Accounting
    The AICPA is submitting this cover letter and written statement for the record related to the July 10, 2014 hearing entitled, "Hearing on Cash Accounting: A Simpler Method for Small Firms?"

    AICPA Advocacy Efforts 

    • AICPA's 2014 Compendium of Legislative Proposals that promote simplification, are technical in nature, and perhaps can be more readily resolved
    • AICPA's comments on the Department of the Treasury's 2014-2015 Priority Guidance Plan
    • Recent testimony and comment letters
      • Jeffrey Porter testified on mobile workforce (4/8/2014)
      • Comments on Form 990 and Instructions
      • Comments on Success-Based Fee (Rev. Proc. 2011-29)

    For More Information 

    Washington Tax Brief
    This webcast series will help keep you informed of what is going on in Washington that may affect you, your practice, and your clients.

    This e-newsletter is dedicated to keeping you informed about the AICPA's advocacy efforts.

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    The AICPA committees and technical resource panels bring together knowledgeable members to advocate on behalf of the profession.
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