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We represent the tax profession on governmental issues that affect your right to practice. Our Government Relations team can be reached at govtrelations@natptax.com.

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Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Both the Senate and House Republicans have released their version of tax reform. The​ Senate Finance Committee has not provided its mark-up, or final version, while the House Committee on Ways and Means has. Once each chamber agrees to and votes on its final plan, differences are hashed out through the Joint Committee on Taxation. Read More

President's Budget includes Oversight of Paid Preparers

On May 23, the president released his budget blueprint. The blueprint maintains a proposal from the Obama administration regarding tax preparer regulation. Read More

Letters Submitted

Ensuring a Modern-Functioning IRS for the 21st Century — April 3, 2017

Return Preparer Office Director Campbell Shares Important Communications for Tax Pros — November 2016

NATP Leaders Discuss Member Concerns with IRS Commissioner Koskinen — November 2016

NATP, IRS and Security Summit Partners Warn Tax Preparers of Data Theft Risks — July 2016

NATP Support of IRS Security Summit — June 2016

Submitted Commentary on REG-134122-15 — February 2016

Comments on the Increased User Fee for SEE — February 2016

Raising the Tangible Personal Property Threshold — December 2015

Submitted to the IRS Oversight Board on Pivoting Away From Paper — May 2014

Comments Submitted to the Senate Finance Committee on the Effective Regulation of Tax Return Preparers — April 2014

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