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IRS Appeals for Preparer Regulation

State Board Report October 2013 The Internal Revenue Service is not ready to give up on its program to regulate paid tax preparers, including a mandatory program for periodic examinations and continuing professional education. In January 2013, District Court Judge James E. Boasberg ruled that the regulation program exceeded the IRS’s statutory authority, in a…

IRS Testing of Preparers Halted

State Board Report February 2013 Three tax preparers brought together by the Institute for Justice, an advocacy group, have scored a victory – at least temporarily – against the Internal Revenue Services’ Tax Return Preparers Registration Program. On January 18, U.S. District Judge James E. Boasberg ruled against the IRS and in favor of Giovanni…