Small Businesses Granted Relief from ACA Market Reform Excise Tax
The CPA Advocate: February, 2015. In response to the urging of the AICPA, the IRS issued helpful guidance about the treatment of health coverage reimbursement arrangements under which some employers reimburse employees for medical costs or health insurance premiums.
Published on February 24, 2015
AICPA Submits Comments on IRS Operations, the 2007 Filing Season, and the Tax Gap.
...statement on the issues impacting on IRS operations and the tax gap, specifically the 2007 tax filing season and certain tax administration provisions likely to be considered as a part of the legislative debate over repeal of the telephone excise tax on local service
Published on April 17, 2012
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Published on February 23, 2015
IRS Issues Interim Relief on More-Likely-Than-Not Penalties
On December 31, 2007, the IRS indicated that, if a position satisfies the substantial authority standard, practitioners will not be required to disclose the position nor be subject to a section 6694 preparer penalty if they meet the requirements outlined in Notices 2008-11, -12, and -13.
Published on January 02, 2008
IRS Proposes Regulations Treating Tax Strategy Patents as Reportable Transactions
The IRS published proposed regulations making tax strategy patent transactions reportable transactions and subject to the material advisor list maintenance requirement dropping the material advisor threshold from $50,000 to $250 and from $250,000 to...
Published on October 04, 2007
AICPA Sends Tax Reform Recommendations to House Ways & Means Committee
The CPA Advocate: April, 2013. The AICPA recently sent recommendations for tax reform to five of the House Ways & Means Committee’s working groups charged with examining how specific areas of the tax law could be reformed. The recommendations cover provisions...
Published on April 30, 2013