Internal Revenue Service commissioner John Koskinen said the IRS is still looking at various options after losing an appeal on its authority to regulate tax preparers, but now sees a further appeal as unlikely.

In an interview with Accounting Today on Wednesday, Koskinen acknowledged that the IRS is still looking at options such as further appeals, pursuing legislative remedy in Congress, and offering voluntary credential for tax preparers. “We're obviously looking at all three of those,” he said.

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