Even though the IRS has made improvements in information security, there are still weak spots in its in system access controls, audit trails, and remediation of security flaws, according to a new report. Read more »
Accounting firm Marcum has released a list of top tax planning tips for legally married same-sex couples. Read more »
President Barack Obamas nominee to run the Internal Revenue Service said its not a high priority to create tax returns that already include information that taxpayers would check, complete and send to the agency. Read more »
The Internal Revenue Service is losing billions of dollars to fraudsters every year from stolen Employer Identification Numbers, according to a new government report, even though it has some processes in place to authenticate individuals who apply for an EIN. Read more »
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September 30, 2013
Are you helping your clients avoid these common blunders?
August 23, 2013
Deductions, credits and other provisions that are slated to go at the end of the year
June 19, 2013
How the states grab business taxpayers
May 31, 2013
May 22, 2013
The IRS recently released statistics covering the year to May 10, 2013
April 9, 2013
A selection of tax cartoons from Philly tax firm Drucker & Scaccetti's 'Finding Humor in Taxes' exhibit
April 5, 2013
One last chance to test your tax knowledge with these final questions from the experts at the National Association of Tax Professionals.
March 11, 2013
Test your tax knowledge with these questions from the experts at the National Association of Tax Professionals.
March 5, 2013
State lawmakers can certainly think of some strange tax laws. The Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters recently produced its annual list of "quirky" sales and use tax laws from the past year.