The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee’s Oversight Subcommittee is asking the Internal Revenue Service why its Web site continues to provide confusing information about the IRS’s recently invalidated tax preparer regulation requirements.

Earlier this month, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that the Internal Revenue Service had overstepped its authority by requiring all paid preparers to register with the IRS and provide for competency testing under its Registered Tax Return Preparer Program (see Court Rules IRS Doesn’t Have the Authority to Regulate Tax Preparers).

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