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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
nkasten@natptax.com​

Samantha Strong
Phone: 800-558-3402, ext. 1178
sstrong@natptax.com​

2022 tax season information

NATP offers a bundle of tax-related news releases for 2022 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, or need different file formats, please contact Samantha Strong at sstrong@natptax.com or 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

A new event for tax preparers launches this summer

A new event for all tax professionals will be taking the industry by storm when NATP hosts its first-ever Taxposium this summer. Thought leadership, tax education and an exchange of insights and ideas take center stage July 25-28 at Ceasars Palace, Las Vegas.
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2022 tax season going just as preparers predicted, according to survey results

The 2022 tax filing season has proven to be more frustrating, for taxpayers and tax professionals alike, than any previous season. In preparation for the 2022 filing season, the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) surveyed its members to gauge tax preparers’ confidence around recent tax law changes and the impact these changes will have on their business.
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National Association of Tax Professionals partners with Practice Ignition

As tax preparers continue to work though the 2022 tax season, the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) is proud to announce a new partnership with a worldwide company that helps preparers automate client engagement letters and payments.
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Tax Professionals United for Taxpayer Relief Coalition response to Oversight subcommittee hearing

The National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP), as part of the Tax Professionals United for Taxpayer Relief Coalition, sent a letter to the Oversight subcommittee acknowledging recent steps taken by the IRS to provide relief to taxpayers, but argues additional action is still needed.
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National Association of Tax Professionals partners with Practice Ignition

As tax preparers continue to work though the 2022 tax season, the National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP) is proud to announce a new partnership with a worldwide company that helps preparers automate client engagement letters and payments.
Read the full release ​​

Other news​​

NATP, Tax Professionals United for Taxpayer Relief Coalition to directly address IRS in live video town hall — February 2022

Brand-new IRS form could cause confusion for tax preparers in the midst of an already grueling tax season — January 2022

Tax Professionals United for Taxpayer Relief Coalition responds to IRS's suspension of 'some notices' to taxpayers — January 2022

Continuing education becomes increasingly important for tax preparers in 2022-2023 — January 2022

NATP sends letter to IRS advocating for relief during 2022 tax season — January 2022

NATP and TRN’s ‘Ask Me Anything’ series continues into 2022 — December 2021

Tax preparers expected to face most grueling year yet — December 2021

Drake Software and the National Association of Tax Professionals present final free roundtable discussion of 2021 in preparation of the 2022 tax season — December 2021

Actions taxpayers should take regarding 2021 returns — December 2021

Drake Software and National Association of Tax Professionals present second free roundtable discussion in preparation of the 2022 tax season — November 2021

NATP recommends taxpayers take certain actions before Dec. 31 to reduce tax liabilities and prepare for 2021 return — November 2021

Drake Software and National Association of Tax Professionals team up for series of free roundtable discussions ahead of tax season — November 2021

Home office tax deductions expected to rise nationally with uptick in remote workers — November 2021

Self-employed taxpayers can use estimated tax payments to help with annual tax debt — October 2021

NATP urges taxpayers to save new IRS letter for advance child tax credit payments — October 2021

NATP announces new partnership with Tax Help Software — September 2021

NATP announces 2021 Chapter Person of the Year — September 2021

National Association of Tax Professionals releases annual tax preparer fee study — September 2021

Tax professionals weigh in on various tax software pros and cons — August 2021

Tax Season Updates cover latest legislation in two-day workshop worth 16 CPE — July 2021

NATP hosts virtual silent auction, proceeds to be donated to Baltimore charity — July 2021

NATP announces Tax Professional of the Year award winner — July 2021

NATP announces winners of state Chapter of the Year award — July 2021

NATP supports quarterly installment payment plans through Tax Deadline Simplification Act — July 2021

NATP resumes in-person tax education this fall, also offers virtual education event — June 2021

NATP supports expanded preparer regulation, enforcement — June 2021

More taxpayers choose to use professional for tax preparation — June 2021

NATP offers free education on two major post-tax season issues — June 2021

National Association of Tax Professionals partners with CPACharge to deliver online payment solutions for tax pros — April 2021

National Association of Tax Professionals announces sessions in virtual education event — April 2021

National Association of Tax Professionals hires new manager of state chapter activity — April 2021

Registration now open for NATP’s annual TaxCon event — April 2021

Reporting taxable income for Instagram influencers proves challenging for tax professionals — March 2021

NATP submits request to IRS Commissioner for 2021 tax filing extension — March 2021

NATP emphasizes importance of working with qualified tax professional — February 2021

Tax season client worksheets available, free for members — February 2021

Tax professionals weigh in on 2021 filing season extensions — February 2021


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