Justice Department Opens Criminal Probe of IRS Treatment Tea Party Groups
Attorney General Eric Holder announced that the Justice Department has opened a criminal probe of the IRS and its reported scrutiny of tax-exemption requests by groups with the words “tea party” or “patriot” in their names
Published on May 15, 2013
Voluntary Classification Settlement Program Expanded, Liberalized
The IRS announced significant changes to its Voluntary Classification Settlement Program (VCSP).
Published on December 18, 2012
IRS Offers Voluntary Employee Reclassification Program
Employers may reclassify independent contractors as employees and limit the resulting federal payroll taxes for their most recent tax year, plus avoid related penalties and interest for prior years, under an IRS program announced September 21.
Published on September 22, 2011
Guidance Issued on New $2,500 Health FSA Limit
The IRS guidance on implementation by employers of the $2,500 annual limit on employee salary reduction contributions to health flexible spending arrangements.
Published on May 31, 2012
TIGTA Finds Problems with IRS Purchase Cards, Network Security
TIGTA released a pair of reports finding problems with the security of the IRS Windows environment and a lack of control over IRS purchase cards.
Published on October 12, 2011
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
Proposed FATCA Regs. Take Comprehensive Approach
The IRS issued proposed regulations providing rules on information reporting by foreign financial institutions (FFIs) and withholding on certain payments to FFIs and other foreign entities.
Published on September 07, 2012
Unclaimed Property and the Delaware Unclaimed Property Voluntary Disclosure Agreement (VDA) Program
This is information on the issue of the states' unclaimed property programs and the Delaware new voluntary disclosure agreement program.
Published on October 07, 2013
September 30, 2011 Tax E-Alert IRS & DOL Sharing Information on Independent Contractors
This newsletter contains information regarding: IRS & DOL Sharing Information on Independent Contractors, New Voluntary Worker Classification Settlement Program (VCSP), User Fees for PTIN and Fingerprinting, 706 to Elect Portability, Form 706 and Instructions
Published on February 28, 2012
2/8/2013 Tax E-Alert Revised 2012 Form 8949, Word and PDF Tax Checklist Available Now, Free Webinar Archives, New Health...
Tax E-Alert Newsletter for 2/8/13. In this issue: Revised 2012 Form 8949, Word and PDF Tax Checklists Available Now, Free Webinar Archives, New Healthcare Reform Guidance and more...
Published on February 08, 2013