Nationwide tax forum

Tax professionals take note. The IRS is holding its yearly Nationwide Tax Forum at National Harbor in Maryland (near Washington DC) and Orlando, Florida. CPA, Certified Financial Planners and other tax professionals are welcome to attend. This is an intensive...

Good news on the e-filing front

The IRS now allows the use of electronic signatures on Form 8879 (e-Filing Signature Authorization used by filers of an individual income tax return) and Form 8878 (e-File Signature Authorization used by filers of extension requests). These forms are used together...

Taxpayer bill of rights

Did you know that there is a Taxpayers Bill of Rights? I have to tell you, I was quite surprised when discussing this topic with many of my non-accountant friends and relatives — almost all of them had no clue that there was such thing. The Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights...