Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Questions and Answers on the PTIN - Do You Need a PTIN?

The IRS has published guidance on PTINs.  See the guidiance here.

Monday, February 27, 2012

Ex Parte Communications Between Appeals and Other IRS Employees

The IRS has issued Rev. Proc. 2012-18 concerning Ex Parte Communications.  The Rev. Proc. can be found here.  Practitioners should be aware of their rights and that of their clients concerning any ex parte communications between Appeals and other IRS employees.

Monday, January 16, 2012


The IRS has taken numerous steps to combat identity theft and protect taxpayers. The IRS is continually looking at ways to increase data security and protect taxpayers' identities with assistance from the IRS Identity Protection Specialized Unit.
Here is a link for more information.