Curbing Tax Identity Theft and Fraud Is Focus of AICPA Testimony at IRS Oversight Board Forum
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) focused its testimony at today’s IRS Oversight Board Forum on its suggestions about how to curb tax identity theft and fraud
Published on May 01, 2013
AICPA Suggests Solutions for Tax Identity Theft and Tax Fraud At Senate Finance Committee Hearing
AICPA) suggested solutions at a hearing today of the Senate Finance Committee about what Congress could do to curb tax identity theft and tax fraud and offered tax reform recommendations focused on simplifying tax laws for families and businesses
Published on April 16, 2013
AICPA Comments to Senate on Identity Theft and Tax Fraud Prevention Act of 2013 And Makes Recommendations about How to C...
The AICPA sent comments about the Identity Theft and Tax Fraud Prevention Act of 2013 to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee last week and made recommendations about how to combat tax identity theft
Published on July 02, 2013
Generally Accepted Privacy Principles Seek to Curtail Identity Theft
Responding to a spike in identity theft and increasing storage of personal information on portable devices, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants have expanded Generally Accepted Privacy Principles...
Published on January 19, 2010
AICPA Applauds Proposed IRS Regulations as a Necessary Step to Combat Tax Related Identity Theft
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) applauded regulations proposed by the Internal Revenue Service that would make permanent a pilot program to authorize filers of certain information returns to truncate an individual payee’s nine digit identifying number on specified paper payee statements.
Published on February 21, 2013
AICPA Tax Executive Committee Chair to Testify on How to Combat Tax Fraud, ID Theft at IRS Oversight Board Forum
...of the American Institute of CPAs’ (AICPA) Tax Executive Committee, will testify on Wednesday, May 1, at the IRS Oversight Board Public Forum about combating tax fraud and tax identity theft
Published on April 30, 2013
AICPA Welcomes Federal Trade Commissions Delay of Implementation of Red Flags Rule
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants welcomes the Federal Trade Commission postponement of the Nov. 1 enforcement deadline of the FTC’s Final Rule relating to Identity Theft Red Flags under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003
Published on January 19, 2010
Obamacare Will Make Filing Taxes an Even Bigger Headache for Millions
A Bloomberg News story highlights circumstances that could make the tax filing season a difficult one for taxpayers – everything from reporting on health insurance coverage to a reduced IRS budget that means a cut in services to taxpayers.
Published on January 15, 2015
AICPA Sends Tax Reform Suggestions Concerning Individuals to Senate Finance Committee Working Group
Troy Lewis, CPA, CGMA, chair of the AICPA Tax Executive Committee, wrote, “We understand the challenges that Congress faces as it tackles the complex issues inherent in drafting tax legislation, and note that both taxpayers and tax practitioners are interested in, and need, tax simplification. Compliance burdens for individual taxpayers
Published on March 19, 2015
Acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel to Address AICPA National Tax Conference, Nov. 4-5, 2013
Top IRS officials – including the Acting IRS Commissioner, one of the IRS operating division heads, the head of the Office of Professional Responsibility, and the IRS Taxpayer Advocate – will offer insights about preparations for the 2014 tax filing season, including guidance on the net investment income tax, DOMA,
Published on October 30, 2013