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July 23, 2015

July Tax Power Hour Debrief

Tax Power Hour Debrief article for July newsletter based on July webcast on Billing Without Timesheets Source:: AICPA – Tax
July 23, 2015

One Step Forward and Two Steps Back: Identity Theft and Taxes

Issue Spotlight on Identity Theft for July Tax Section Newsletter Source:: AICPA – Tax
July 23, 2015

Washington Tax Update

Washington Tax Update article for July Tax Section Newsletter Source:: AICPA – Tax
July 23, 2015

Tax Identity Theft Information & Tools

Identity theft is a growing area of concern for taxpayers and practitioners. The AICPA has created this page to provide members with information about preventing identity […]
July 23, 2015

Proposed Rules Define Disguised Payments for Services in Partnerships

The IRS is proposing to apply a nonexclusive six-factor test to determine whether payments from a partnership to a partner are disguised payments for services that […]
July 17, 2015

Majority of CPAs Polled Had Clients Victimized by Tax ID Theft This Year

Sixty-three percent of CPAs who answered the 2015 tax software survey conducted by The Tax Adviser and Journal of Accountancy said at least one of their […]
July 17, 2015

Revised Form 3115 Issued in Draft Form

The IRS posted a draft version of a revised Form 3115, Application for Change in Accounting Method, which incorporates revisions to the process for requesting accounting […]
July 16, 2015

National Taxpayer Advocate: IRS Falling Down on the Job of Helping Identity Theft Victims

During some of the busiest weeks of tax season, less than one caller in 10 to the IRS’s Taxpayer Protection Program phone line was able to […]
July 14, 2015

Emerging Tax Issues Cause Due-Diligence Problems

From foreign accounts to health care, from marijuana businesses to captive insurance, emerging tax issues are presenting practitioners with thorny due-diligence problems. Source:: AICPA – Tax
March 27, 2015

March Tax Power Hour Debrief

Tax Power Hour Debrief article for March Tax Section newsletter. The March Tax Power Hour was all about motivation. Each year, we try to focus at […]
March 27, 2015

Practice Management Feature: Managing Extensions

Practice Management feature for March Tax Section monthly newsletter on Managing Extensions. Compressed tax filing seasons are quickly becoming the “norm” rather than the “exception” as […]
March 27, 2015

Issue Spotlight: Identity Theft Adds to Practitioner Anxiety

Issue Spotlight article for March newsletter on Identity Theft. Source:: AICPA – Tax
March 27, 2015

TIGTA Study: Significant Discrepancies Exist Between Alimony Deductions Claimed by Payers and Income Reported by Recipients

March newsletter article: TIGTA Study on Discrepencies Between Alimony Deductions Source:: AICPA – Tax