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Tax: The AICPA provides tax practice tools to help members elevate their practices and maintain the highest ethical standards. The AICPA also advocates sound tax policy and effective tax administration...
Published on August 10, 2014
Witnesses Tell Congressional Subcommittee Small Business Health Tax Credit Is Too Complicated
A tax credit enacted to encourage small businesses and tax-exempt organizations to provide health insurance coverage for employees is too complicated and is not meeting its goal, witnesses told a...
Published on November 17, 2011
Tax Form Preparation Guide - 2012
This page includes guides, worksheets, and checklists for 2012 tax form preparation. These documents were prepared by the AICPA Tax Practice Guides Task Force
Published on February 14, 2013
Congress Passes Tax Patent Reform Sends Bill to President
...to President Barack Obama for his signature. The act reforms the U.S. patent system, and among its provisions is one intended to stop the granting of patents for tax strategies
Published on September 09, 2011
Tax Organizers - 2012
These tax organizers have been designed to assist in compiling the information needed to prepare the respective returns for 2012. The following contains many of the common income items, expenses, deductions...
Published on November 27, 2013
Tax Practice Management
Tax Practice Management webpage that provides guidance, tools, resources, and learning opportunities. Also provides access to additional resources for tax section members around practice management
Published on September 26, 2014
Competency Testing for Registered Tax Return Preparers Set to Start
As part of its ongoing initiative to regulate previously unenrolled tax return preparers, the IRS announced on November 22 that competency testing for registered tax return preparers will start next week
Published on November 23, 2011
11/22/2013 Tax e-Alert PTIN System Now Open IRS Shutdown Contingency Plans
Nov. 22, 2013 Tax E-Alert Newsletter. Articles include: IRS PTIN System Ready For 2014 Applications, AICPA Requests IRS Shutdown Contingency Plan for 2014 Tax Season, Freddie Mac Third-Party Verification Letters, Amending...
Published on November 22, 2013
Presidents Jobs Bill Contains Many Tax Proposals
The president submitted his American Jobs Act to Congress on September 12, and among its provisions are several tax items, including a temporary payroll tax cut, a limit on itemized deductions for certain high-income taxpayers, and a proposal to tax carried interests as ordinary income rather than...
Published on September 13, 2011
Tax Legislation and Policy
The AICPA has a long history of advocating for sound tax policy. This section contains: Tools to evaluate tax provisions and proposals from a tax policy standpoint; Tax reform studies to promote informed tax policy decisions
Published on August 08, 2014