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New Indictment of U.S. Tax Return Preparers & Enablers re Offshore Bank & Related Activity
Posted on 18 Jun 2012 by Jack Townsend

In a First Superseding Indictment, here , filed June 14, 2012 in CD CA, three principals of a tax return preparation service, United Revenue Service ("URS") were indicted. The DOJ Tax Press Release is here, Three Tax Return Preparers Charged... Read More

New Indictment of U.S. Tax Return Preparers & Enablers re Offshore Bank & Related Activity
Posted on 18 Jun 2012 by Jack Townsend

In a First Superseding Indictment, here , filed June 14, 2012 in CD CA, three principals of a tax return preparation service, United Revenue Service ("URS") were indicted. The DOJ Tax Press Release is here, Three Tax Return Preparers Charged... Read More

IRS Provides Relief for Retirement Plan Providers from New Tax Return Preparer (PTIN) Requirements
Posted on 3 Jan 2011 by Eversheds Sutherland LLP

By W. Mark Smith and Vanessa A. Scott During 2010, the Treasury Department rolled out two initiatives intended to increase the oversight of and improve the competency of paid tax return preparers. The Treasury released: Final regulation §1... Read More