The IRS may be the easiest governmental agency for taxpayers to dislike but their recent move to register tax preparers has many in the accounting profession unhappy.
In February 2014 the IRS lost an appeal in Loving, No. 13-5061 (D.C. Cir 2/11/14). That decision held that the IRS does not have the statutory authority to regulate tax return preparers On June 26, 2014, the IRS announced a new voluntary program for tax return preparers called the Annual Filing Season Program. … Read more >