TIGTA Report Says IRS Should Do a Better Job Protecting Taxpayer Data
The IRS does not do a good job of correcting security weaknesses, thereby failing to protect taxpayer data, TIGTA concluded in a report released Thursday.
Published on November 22, 2013
Where to Disclose Form 8938 and/or FBAR - 2011 Filings
This table helps one identify which foreign financial assets and accounts must be disclosed for 2011 on: 1) Form 8938, Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets; 2) Form TD F 90-22.1, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (commonly referred to as FBAR); or, 3) both. The table is based
Published on April 23, 2013
Where to Disclose Form 8938 and / or FBAR
This table helps one identify which foreign financial assets and accounts must be disclosed on: 1) Form 8938, Statement of Specified Foreign Financial Assets; 2) Form TD F 90-22.1, Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts (commonly referred to as FBAR); or, 3) both. The table is based on information and guidance available as
Published on January 27, 2012
Using Family Partnerships and Refuting IRS Challenges
This is an article highlighting the AICPA's position concerning the legitimate use of family partnerships. In particular, the AICPA takes exception with the IRS's refusal to recognize for transfer tax purposes the validity of many family partnership's under examination.
Published on September 05, 2012
2/22/2013 Tax E-Alert IRS Releases Additional Forms, 7216 Guidance Deferred, Tax Reform Video, and New Tools for Tax Sea...
In this issue IRS Releases Additional Forms, 7216 Guidance Deferred, Tax Reform Video, and New Tools for Tax Season and Beyond and more..
Published on December 27, 2013
2005 Checklist for Accountability
Take the ""Accountability Challenge""! This checklist and quiz produced by Independent Sector is designed to help exempt organizations understand requirements for accountability and strengthen their transparency and governance.
Published on April 09, 2013
TIGTA Recommends Improvements to IRS Cybersecurity System
TIGTA reports that the IRS’s computer security response center is performing effectively, but further improvement is needed.
Published on April 05, 2012
2011 FBARs Must Be Received by Treasury by June 29, 2012 and Other Important Information
Calendar 2011 FBARs must be received by Treasury by June 29, 2012. Under the law, the FBAR must be received by Treasury by June 30, however, unlike income tax filings, the FBAR due date is not extended to the next business day when the deadline falls over a weekend, as
Published on May 30, 2012
January 20, 2012 Tax E-Alert - Interactive Tax Checklists
January 20, 2012 Tax E-Alert. In this issue: Interactive Tax Checklists; Transition Relief for January 17 reporting deadline; Taxpayer Advocate Releases Annual Report; AICPA submits comments to Congress on Estate & Trust Federal Tax Payments; Free Tax Season Resources
Published on January 26, 2012
December 7, 2012 Tax E-Alert New Medicare Surtax Proposed Regs, Updated ITIN Guidance, FAQs on SSTSs No. 1 Tax Return Po...
In this issue New Medicare Surtax Proposed REgs, Updated ITIN Guidance, FAQs on SSTSs No. 1 Tax Return Positions, New 2-part Busy Season Readiness Webinar Series, Rollout of the 2012 Tax Checklist has begun and more...
Published on April 23, 2013