FSA Certification Letter Guidance
The FSA requested "certification" letters from various participants that had applied for farm subsidies. The FSA and the AICPA came to a resolution on an agreed upon statement letter that CPAs could provide...
Published on April 22, 2013
AICPA Provides Guidance on FSA Certification Letters
Tthe AICPA has worked with the FSA to create a certification letter CPAs can use when their clients are asked to certify income and is providing its members with sample engagement and disclosure letters to be used in connection with...
Published on August 27, 2012
August 24, 2012 Tax E-Alert Guidance on FSA Certification Letters, Model Legislation for Independent State Tax Tribunals...
In this issue Guidance on FSA Certification Letters, Form 990 and Instructions, Model Legislation, Portability, New Form 706, Mobile Workforce Legislation Introduced , Help Your Clients Prepare for Life’s Most Important Moments, More Estate Tax Resources...
Published on August 27, 2012
FSA Notice Letter
Some FSA participants received notices requesting certification of thier AGI. This is a sample of the notice they could have received
Published on August 23, 2012
June 6, 2012 Tax E-Alert Top News, Tools & Resources and Announcements & Events (New Tax Section Webinar Series)
In this issue: AICPA Working on a Resolution for FSA Letter Requesting CPA Certification, Hiring Veterans Can Provide Significant Tax Credits to Employers, 2011 FBARs Must Be Received by June 29, 2012, Are Your Clients Happy with You, Get More Value From the...
Published on September 14, 2012
July 13, 2012 Tax E-Alert Supreme Court Rules in Local Case, ITIN Application Changes, 2012 Planning Resources and New T...
In this issue: Supreme Court Rules in Local Tax Refund Refusal Case, Update on FSA Certification Letter, Change to ITIN/ Form W-7 Procedures, Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program, Exempt Organization Developments, and Plan Now for 2012 Tax Increases—Known and Unknown
Published on July 17, 2012
Employers Have Additional Time to Claim Work Opportunity Tax Credit
The IRS announced that it is extending the time employers who want to claim the WOTC have to file the prescreening notice and certification request
Published on March 08, 2013
Changes to Rules on Failure to File Gain Recognition Agreements Proposed
The IRS issued proposed regulations to update the rules that apply to U.S. taxpayers that fail to file gain recognition agreements when they transfer certain property to foreign corporations in nonrecognition transactions
Published on January 31, 2013
Proposed Rules Address Minimum Value of Health Coverage for Premium Tax Credits
The IRS issued proposed regulations for determining whether an eligible employer-sponsored health plan provides minimum value for purposes of the Sec. 36B health insurance premium tax credit.
Published on May 02, 2013
IRS Proposes Curbing Political Activities of Sec. 501(c)(4) Social Welfare Organizations
The IRS announced its intention on Tuesday to amend the regulations governing social welfare organizations, a topic that has recently created an enormous amount of political controversy.
Published on November 27, 2013