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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.
Ensuring a Modern-Functioning IRS for the 21st Century
NATP is one of nine organizations representing diverse segments of the tax practitioner community that presented to federal lawmakers a comprehensive set of recommendations designed to improve services provided by the IRS to taxpayers and tax practitioners. The groups called for an improved governance and oversight structure for the IRS and proposed a new unit within the IRS that would centralize the agency’s services to tax practitioners.
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