Accounting for Income Taxes Standard Achieves Purpose, Panel Finds
A review panel has concluded FAS 109, addressing accounting for income taxes, generally achieves its purpose but may not have reduced complexity.
Published on November 20, 2013
IRS Releases Final Schedule UTP, Incorporates Changes
In two announcements, the IRS unveiled a number of significant changes to its plan to require certain business taxpayers to report uncertain tax positions on their tax returns and issued a final version of Schedule UTP
Published on January 28, 2011
Modernized e-File Is Improving, but IRS Cant Retire Legacy System Yet
TIGTA reported on the IRS’s progress in retiring its Legacy e-File system and moving to the Modernized e-File (MeF) system.
Published on November 15, 2012
05/24/13 Tax E-alert IRS Announces Tax Relief for Oklahoma Tornado Victims, President Names New Acting IRS Commissioner,...
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Published on August 05, 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
August 8, 2012 Tax E-Alert AICPA Provides Feedback on the Form 990 & Related Issues
This newsletter contains information regarding: Schedule M-3, Form 990, Accounting Software File, Form 706, Carryover Basis Rules for 2010 Decedents’ Estates, Estate Tax Resources, S Corporation Shareholder Basis, Updated Circular 230.
Published on February 28, 2012
AICPA Summarizes IRS Strengths and Weakness for the Oversight Board
In a testimony before the IRS Oversight Board, the AICPA provided comments on: (1) the future direction of electronic tax administration, (2) enforcement challenges, (3) effective collection strategies, and (4) workforce empowerment.
Published on September 10, 2012