AICPA Recommends IRS Allow Small Businesses to File Electronically the Form Electing S Corporation Status
Small businesses should be able to file electronically with the IRS the form used to elect S corporation status, so that “taxpayers would have immediate, verifiable assurance of S election status through the e-Services program” the AICPA told the IRS in a May 5 comment letter...
Published on May 11, 2011
AICPA Submits Comments to IRS on Proposed Regulations Regarding Shareholder Debt of S Corporations
The American Institute of CPAs wrote the Internal Revenue Service on Nov. 13 supporting the IRS’s proposed regulation to clarify the proper treatment of shareholder debt of S corporations. The AICPA also suggested that IRS include in the regulation an example it provided to help tax preparers better understand basis
Published on November 15, 2012
AICPA Proposes to Congress Changing Some Tax Filing Deadlines
The AICPA sent a proposal to Congress to change the due dates for tax return forms filed by partnerships, S corporations, C corporations, trusts and estates, and pension plans so that the information provided by those returns would cascade down and be available for use in filing other types of...
Published on October 22, 2010
CPAs Visit Capitol Hill to Talk Taxes
Top elected leaders of the accounting profession from all 50 states are visiting Capitol Hill today to talk to members of Congress about tax issues important to CPAs.
Published on May 24, 2011
Government Officials to Speak at AICPA Fall Tax Division Meeting on Nov. 6, 2013
The Fall Meeting of the American Institute of CPAs’ (AICPA) Tax Division is being held on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.
Published on October 31, 2013
AICPA Sends Tax Reform Recommendations to House Ways & Means Committee Working Groups
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) on April 10 and April 11, 2013 sent tax reform recommendations to five of the 11 working groups formed by the House Ways and Means Committee to study different areas of the Internal Revenue Code, as the Committee continues to examine how to accomplish
Published on April 29, 2013
AICPA Opposes Proposed Limitation on Use of Cash Method of Accounting
Letter Urges Ways and Means Leadership to Consider Proposal’s Burden on Pass-through Entities, Farmers & Personal Service Corporations
Published on August 15, 2013
AICPA Urges Extension for Deadline to File Pension Plan Forms 5500/5500-SF
The AICPA urged the U.S. Department of Labor, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service and Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation to extend by two months the Oct. 15 deadline for filing annual forms and reports for employee benefit plans
Published on April 11, 2013
AICPA Urges IRS to Modify Accounting Method Rules for Foreign Corporations
AICPA urged the Internal Revenue Service to make changes to its rules governing how foreign corporations with United States income tax filing responsibilities can voluntarily comply with proper U.S. tax accounting principles
Published on August 03, 2012
AICPA National Audit Committee Forum June 21-22 at the Mandarin Oriental, Washington, D.C.
The AICPA National Audit Committee Forum will be held June 21-22 at the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Washington, D.C.
Published on June 16, 2011