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August 11, 2014

Using IRS E-Services

Webpage providing guidance and resources about IRS E-Services tools. Source: AICPA – Tax
August 11, 2014

Contacting the IRS FAQs

webpage providing guidance and resources on contacting the IRS 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 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

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

Managing Extensions

Guidance page on managing extensions for tax returns. Source: AICPA – Tax
August 8, 2014

Armour v. City of Indianapolis Supreme Court Case Information

This page discusses the state tax U.S. Supreme Court case of Armour v. City of Indianapolis regarding the equal protection clause and state tax assessments and […]
August 8, 2014

Accounting Software

Small businesses frequently use accounting software to maintain proper records as required by the IRS. If they are audited, they may have to turn over electronic […]
August 8, 2014

Whistleblower Final Rules Expand Definition of Collected Proceeds

Comprehensive final regulations provide rules for whistleblower awards under Secs. 7623(a) and (b), as well as rules governing the disclosure of return information under Sec. 6103(h) […]
January 21, 2016

National Taxpayer Advocate Raises Troubling Questions about IRS Services and Future Plans

Nina E. Olson, head of the National Taxpayer Advocate (NTA), released her annual report to Congress, and not surprisingly, IRS service again topped her list of […]
January 21, 2016

Highlights of the New Tax Extender Legislation

Just before the end of the year, the President signed legislation which made permanent a number of key tax provisions that historically were extended on an […]
January 21, 2016

Capital Tax Update

If only it were 2017 already – practitioners would have fewer late and corrected Forms 1099 to deal with as the de minimis safe harbor that […]
January 19, 2016

Busy Season Resources for CPAs

Get a quick-reference list of all key resources for accountants to use for the tax busy season. Utilize effective tools and resources for the current filing […]