AICPA Says IRS Voluntary Tax Preparer Certification Program Is Unlawful


The American Institute of CPAs has sent a letter expressing strong concern with the Internal Revenue Service’s proposed voluntary certification program for tax return preparers, saying it “would cause significant legal problems that may ultimately frustrate the IRS’s goals, confuse the public, and lead to litigation.”

Barry Melancon

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