IRS Commissioner Predicts Relief From Testing and Continuing Education for CPA-Supervised Nonsigning Preparers
The IRS will likely provide relief from testing and continuing education requirements for nonsigning tax preparers working under the supervision of a CPA or other federally authorized tax practitioner, such as an attorney or enrolled agent, in a CPA or other professional firm, IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman said October 26.
Published on January 28, 2011
June 14, 2011 Tax E-alert IRS Releases Final Circular 230 Revisions
This newsletter contains information regarding: Circular 230 Revisions, Organizations that Have Lost Tax-Exempt Status, IRS Invites Preparers to Participate in Job Analysis Survey.
Published on February 28, 2012
Tax Careers for CPAs
Tax Careers for CPAs explains what tax practice is and why it just might be the career for you.
Published on March 23, 2010
IRS Proposes Changes to Circular 230 Rules Governing Written Tax Advice
The IRS released proposed regulations that would eliminate the complex rules in Circular 230 governing covered opinions.
Published on September 17, 2012
IRS Preparer Registration Plan Moves Forward
The IRS issued proposed regulations that would put into place many of the parts of its plan to register and regulate tax return preparers.
Published on May 13, 2013
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 11, 2014
Witnesses Tell Senate Finance Committee Ways to Improve Tax System
Witnesses gave the Senate Finance Committee a variety of suggestions on how to fight tax identity theft and fraud, reform the tax system, and fund the IRS during a hearing on Tuesday.
Published on April 17, 2013
Statements on Standards for Tax Services
This page shows the Statements on Standards for Tax Services (SSTSs), the Interpretations, and the history of the statements. The SSTSs are enforceable tax practice standards for members of the AICPA and apply to all members regardless of the jurisdictions in which they practice.
Published on June 26, 2014