The IRS Return Preparer Initiative was an effort by the Internal Revenue Service (
IRS) to regulate the tax return preparation industry ... Prior to the IRS Return
Preparer Initiative, anyone could e...
Jan 29, 2016 ... Taxpayer reliance on paid tax return preparers and effective tax ... The ruling
does not affect the regulatory practice requirements for CPAs, ...
The IRS should implement a general requirement that tax return preparers
register with .... In Example 1, the facts show that the employee does not exercise
Feb 16, 2016 ... Only certain tax return preparers, including CPAs, enrolled agents, and tax ... the
circuit court judges believed preparers do not represent the taxpayer. ... aren't “
practicing” before the IRS, so the agency can't regulate them.
I also believe that regulating tax preparers will enhanced tax compliance. .... For
example, IRS said it will send letters to taxpayers whose returns were not signed
Sep 15, 2015 ... In 2014, the IRS's attempts to regulate paid tax return preparers ... the public that
the IRS does not endorse any particular tax return preparer.”.
The IRS based its authority to regulate tax return preparers on 31 U.S.C. ... would
not be harmed by the request; and (4) that suspending the injunction will serve ...
Feb 11, 2014 ... Today's ruling “is a major victory not just for tax preparers but for ... assists the
taxpayer, but the tax-return preparer does not represent the ...
Tax evasion is a crime which can be punishable by ... Registers California tax
preparers not otherwise regulated. ... IRS Return Preparer Office of Enrollment.
And taxpayers—not the IRS—should be the ones who decide who prepares their
taxes. ... Today, three independent tax-return preparers' victory over the IRS
became final, .... IRS Stopped 'Dead In Its Tracks' In Efforts To Regulate Tax
Preparers ... of compliance will fall most heavily on independent tax return
preparers and ...