National Taxpayer Advocates Report Notes Serious Problems
Nina Olson, the national taxpayer advocate, has presented her 2009 annual report to Congress. Her bottom-line finding is that “fundamental tax simplification is desperately needed.”
Published on July 01, 2010
CPA Supervised Nonsigning Preparers and Non-1040 Preparers Exempted from Return Preparer Rules
The IRS has released guidance on the implementation of new regulations governing tax return preparers and provided an exception to its return preparer regulation plan for nonsigning preparers supervised by a CPA, attorney, enrolled agent, or other Circular 230 practitioner.
Published on March 01, 2011
Reviews of websites of interest to tax practitioners.
Published on April 01, 2008
Final Circular 230 Regs. Implement Preparer Registration Rules
The IRS has issued final regulations implementing components of its initiative to register and regulate all paid tax return preparers.
Published on August 01, 2011
Tax Practitioners Face Increasing Regulation
Congress and the IRS have been focusing on regulating tax and financial services. Although the problems that are being addressed were not caused by CPAs, practitioners may be swept up in the solution.
Published on November 01, 2009
AICPA News Update Vol. 14 No. 40
Free Webinar: XBRL for Practitioners
Published on September 30, 2011
Integrating Tax Ethics Into the First Tax Course
Because students generally are in the early stages of their professional development, they easily can be exposed to professional ethics issues and preferred professional behaviors in common ethical situations as they learn more about tax technical content and the practical implementation of those rules
Published on November 01, 2013
AICPA News Update Vol. 14 No. 9
1099 Repeal Bill Passed by the House of Representatives
Published on March 04, 2011
AICPA News Update - June 22, 2012
In this issue: AICPA Urges Congress to Make Permanent Estate Tax Changes as Soon as Possible, AICPA and CIMA Introduce Innovation Outlook, Cost of Losing Talent/Cost of Replacing Talent Tools in Beta Test on CGMA.org, New Fraud Resource Center on AICPA.org, New Blog Posts and Newsletters Available
Published on June 22, 2012
Final Regs. Governing Practice Before the IRS
Treasury issued final regulations governing practice before the IRS to increase taxpayer compliance and to ensure uniform and high ethical standards of conduct for all tax return preparers.
Published on September 01, 2011