Bill Would Equalize Tax Preparer and Taxpayer Tax Return Reporting Standards and Remove Onerous Cell Phone Business Reco...
The AICPA is pleased the U.S. House of Representatives passed two provisions the accounting profession has strongly urged Congress to adopt.
Published on February 07, 2010
AICPA Asks IRS for Broader Tax Returns and Payments Relief For Individuals and Businesses Affected by Hurricane Sandy
The American Institute of CPAs has asked the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to consider broader relief from filing deadlines for individuals and businesses affected by Hurricane Sandy
Published on November 01, 2012
AICPA Asks IRS to Extend Sept. 15 Filing Deadline for Those Affected by Hurricane Irene
The AICPA asked the Internal Revenue Service to extend the Sept. 15 filing deadline for business returns where the taxpayers or tax return preparers are located in areas affected by Hurricane Irene
Published on August 31, 2011
All of Americas Small Businesses Need Simpler Tax Rules, AICPA Tells Congress
Congress should simplify the tax rules for all small businesses when it writes tax reform legislation, Patricia Thompson, chair of the Tax Executive Committee...
Published on March 03, 2011
AICPA Recommends Business Income Tax Reform Proposals to Senate Finance Committee Working Group
The letter focuses on four key issues:Cash Method of Accounting, Tax Return Due Date, Simplification.Alternative Minimum Tax Repeal. Pass-Through Business Income Taxation
Published on March 31, 2015
New Conference Offers Strategies For Dealing With Stepped-Up IRS Scrutiny
Recent government statistics show that the Internal Revenue Service has increased its scrutiny of tax returns and tax professionals, particularly where small business owners or high-wealth individuals are concerned
Published on January 19, 2012
AICPA Supports Bill that Would Set National Standard for Nonresident Income Tax Withholding
Congress should set a national standard for withholding state income taxes for nonresident workers, alleviating a burden on small businesses that now contend with varying rules in 43 states and the District of Columbia...
Published on May 25, 2011
Small Business Health Insurance Tax Credit Not Seen as Incentive to Provide Employee Health Insurance, AICPA Tells Congr...
Most small employers did not view the small business health insurance tax credit as an incentive to provide health insurance coverage to their employees last year...
Published on November 15, 2011
AICPA Urges IRS to Revise Proposed Tax Preparer User Fee Regulations
...who are required to take the IRS competency examination in order to become Registered Tax Return Preparers and for fingerprinting those individuals who participate in the preparer tax identification number...
Published on October 07, 2011
AICPA Says Congress Must End Tax Uncertainty Business Planning and Administration of Tax Law at Risk
Jeffrey A. Porter, vice chair of the American Institute of CPAs’ Tax Executive Committee, today told a House Congressional panel that Congress must reach agreement as...soon as possible about expiring tax provisions because the current tax uncertainty is hindering business planning by small business owners and threatening smooth administration
Published on September 13, 2012