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July 11, 2016

U.S. Gift Tax Return Checklist – 2013

This page includes a checklist for the 2012 U.S. Gift Tax Return (Form 709). These documents were prepared by the AICPA Tax Practice Guides Task Force. […]
July 11, 2016

U.S. Estate Tax Return Checklist – 2013

This section includes a checklist for the 2012 U.S. Estate Tax Return (Form 706). These documents were prepared by the AICPA Tax Practice Guides Task Force. […]
July 11, 2016

Tax Organizer 2013

These tax organizers have been designed to assist in compiling the information needed to prepare the respective returns for 2013. The following contains many of the […]
July 11, 2016

Tax Form Preparation Guide – 2013

This page includes guides, worksheets, and checklists for 2013 tax form preparation. These documents were prepared by the AICPA Tax Practice Guides Task Force. For more […]
July 11, 2016

Tax Exempt Organizations – 2013

This section includes checklists for preparing 2013 returns for tax exempt organizations, and the Form 990-EZ checklist is available again this year. (The Form 990 organizer […]
July 6, 2016

Hot Topics: More Chip Card Woes

As of October 2015, retailers who didn’t transition to chip-reader transactions began being accountable for any resulting fraud, known as chargebacks. While merchants have been informed […]
June 23, 2016

Trending for You

Supporting our members is what we’re about and we do it two ways: with advocacy and helping you run a successful practice – focusing on your […]
June 21, 2016

Post-DOMA Tax Considerations

This article provides a brief overview to the two rulings, final and proposed guidance from the IRS, tax considerations for same-sex couples, and possible future changes. […]
June 21, 2016

IRS Relaunches Get Transcript Online Tool

On June 7, the IRS announced that it relaunched its Get Transcript online tool. Last spring, the online tool was pulled down after cybercriminals breached the […]
August 8, 2014

International Tax Resource Center

The International Tax Resource Center provides checklists, practice guides, and other tools and aids for members who specialize and/or want to know more about international taxation. […]
August 8, 2014

Frequently Asked Questions on FBAR E-Filing Using FinCEN’s BSA E-Filing System

Page dedicated to Q&A on FBAR E-Filing Using FinCEN’s BSA E-Filing System. Source: AICPA – Tax
August 8, 2014

Domestic Partners and Same-Sex Couples

On August 29, 2013, the U.S. Treasury Department and IRS recently announced that “same-sex couples, legally married in jurisdictions that recognize their marriages, will be treated […]
August 11, 2014

Contacting the IRS FAQs

webpage providing guidance and resources on contacting the IRS Source: AICPA – Tax