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The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) is the largest nonprofit organization that serves individuals specializing in tax preparation by providing tax education, federal tax research, in-depth explanations of tax law change and other important tax content needed to successfully run a tax practice.

NATP's team of expert tax researchers work year-round to monitor any industry-related news, including any tax legislation changes. When there is new legislation that affects tax law, NATP's team of experts works diligently to communicate the changes to its members and explain how the new tax regulations affect their clients.

The national headquarters, located in Appleton, WI, employs over 50 professionals.

For more information, or to speak with one of our experts, please contact:

Nancy Kasten
Phone: 800-558-3402, ext. 1172

2021 tax season information

NATP offers a bundle of tax-related news releases that include important information on timely topics the American taxpayers need to understand. Please use these releases in your publications as you see fit. If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Kasten at nkasten@natptax.com​.

About our members

NATP members work at offices that assist over 11 ​million people worldwide with U.S. tax preparation and planning. The average NATP member has been in the tax business for over 20 years and holds a tax/financial designation and/or a college degree. Formed in 1979, NATP's member base includes enrolled agents, certified public accountants, attorneys and financial planners.

Latest news

Three NATP chapters celebrate significant anniversaries

Three state chapters of the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) will celebrate major milestones in 2021: the New Mexico NATP chapter is celebrating 25 years as a chapter; the Maine NATP chapter is celebrating 25 years as a chapter; and the Virginia NATP chapter is celebrating its 30-year anniversary as a chapter.
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Experts at National Association of Tax Professionals prep for upcoming tax season

Rhonda Collins, EA, CPA, MBA, joins the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) research team as its Director of Tax Content and Government Relations. In her role, Collins will lead NATP’s team of expert federal tax researchers through the upcoming, unprecedented tax season likely to cause many taxpayers and tax professionals confusion over changing tax law and application.
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NATP announces Virtual Tax Season Update

Legislation passed this year as a result of COVID-19 led to many changes in how tax professionals will advise their clients and assist them in recovery. The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) Virtual Tax Season Update is the best way preparers can remain up to date on knowledge critical for their professional success.
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NATP announces first ever Virtual Tax Forum & Expo

NATP's first ever Virtual Tax Forum & Expo will take place Oct. 20-22. The Virtual Tax Forum includes 13 live sessions and up to 22 CPE. Session topics include representation, estates, qualifying dependent and tax credits, ethics and more.
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Other news​​

TaxCon event keynote speakers include IRS Office of Professional Responsibility director — July 2020

NATP announces TaxCon event — June 2020

NATP appeals to Treasury Secretary ​to extend filing deadline in light of COVID-19​​ — March 2020

NATP appeals to IRS Commissioner to extend tax season​​ — March 2020

NATP and tax stakeholder organizations provide recommendations to IRS on implementation of the Taxpayer First Act​​ — January 2020

The importance of meeting with a qualified tax professional — January 2020

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