AICPA Identity Theft Comment Letter
The AICPA submiteed comments on the Identity Theft and Tax Fraud Prevention Act of 2013 as well as recommendations on efforts to combat identity theft
Published on July 01, 2013
AICPA Identity Theft Recommendation Adopted by IRS
The CPA Advocate: August, 2014. The AICPA has urged the use of truncated Social Security numbers and other taxpayer identification numbers on payee information statements for several years.
Published on August 21, 2014
AICPA Speaks up Against Penalties in ID Theft Bill
The CPA Advocate: July, 2013. Congress is considering ways to clamp down on tax-related identity theft, including higher penalties on tax preparers. Find out what the AICPA is saying about these efforts and its own recommendations
Published on July 18, 2013
FTC Rulemaking on Identity Theft Red Flags
Article on CPAs and CPA firms being officially exempted from the FTC’s Red Flags rule with the passage of S.3987, the “Red Flag Program Clarification Act of 2010” in December 2010.
Published on April 19, 2011
AICPA Suggests Solutions for Tax Identity Theft and Tax Fraud at Senate Finance Committee Hearing Reports on Difficult T...
The CPA Advocate: April, 2013. The AICPA testified before the Senate Finance Committee about tax identity theft, tax fraud and tax reform on April 16, 2013
Published on April 29, 2013
AICPAs Testimony at U.S. Senate, Committee on Finance, Hearing on Identity Theft, Tax Fraud & Tax Reform
The AICPA testified at a U.S. Senate, Committee on Finance, hearing on Identity Theft, Tax Fraud & Tax Reform: Moving Forward with Solutions on April 16, 2013. On behalf of the AICPA, Jeffrey Porter testified on identity theft, the tax filing season, IRS preparer...
Published on April 16, 2013
AICPA Voices Strong Support for Senate Finance Committee Discussion Draft on Tax Administration Reform and Simplificatio...
The CPA Advocate: January, 2014. The AICPA outlined its recommendations on reforms related to information returns, identity theft and tax fraud, closing the tax gap, expanding electronic filing and tax filing improvements
Published on January 30, 2014
AICPA Applauds Proposed IRS Regulations as a Necessary Step to Combat Tax-Related Identity Theft
The CPA Advocate: March 27, 2013. An IRS pilot program that allows identifying taxpayer numbers to be truncated should be made permanent as one step toward curbing taxpayer identify theft, the AICPA said
Published on March 27, 2013
AICPA Urges Congress to Provide IRS with Adequate Funding to Enforce Tax Laws and Assist Taxpayers and Tax Practitioners
The CPA Advocate: February, 2014. The onslaught of new issues, including administration of the Affordable Care Act and the alarming increase in taxpayer identity theft cases are encumbering the IRS’s already limited resources, the AICPA said in its testimony
Published on February 26, 2014
April 16 2013 Senate Finance Committee Hearing Testimony
AICPA testified at the Senate Finance Committee hearing on April 16, 2013 on tax reform, also calling for adequate IRS funding, help with tax season challenges and identity theft prevention
Published on August 02, 2013