Tax Information for Tax Professionals
IRS Information Related to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
Update on the new economic stimulus legislation.
Four Tips to Help Taxpayers Avoid Errors On the Recovery Rebate Credit
Special Edition Tax Tip 2009-2, January 23, 2009
Disaster Relief Resource Center for Tax Professionals
Visit this resource center to learn how to re-establish your business after a natural disaster.
Registration is Open for the 2009 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums!
Attend the IRS Nationwide Tax Forums to learn the latest in tax administration, mingle with industry partners, and earn up to 18 CPE credits!
Open Season for Membership in the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC)
The Internal Revenue Service is accepting applications to IRSAC beginning May 1, 2009 and ending June 16, 2009. IRSAC provides recommendations to IRS leadership on a wide range of tax administration issues.
Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee (IRPAC) Open Season
The Internal Revenue Service is accepting nominations to IRPAC beginning April 1, 2009 and ending May 29, 2009. IRPAC provides recommendations to IRS leadership on a wide range of information reporting and administration issues.
Section 7216 Updated Rules for Tax Preparers (Updated 12/18/2008)
New regulations under Internal Revenue Code Section 7216, Disclosure or Use of Tax Information by Preparers of Returns, become effective January 1, 2009.
Partnership Resource Guide
The Partnership Resource Guide is designed to inform e-file audiences about new information and options available for tax preparation with articles and marketing and outreach tools that are intended to help all taxpayers to file taxes electronically.
Servicewide Key Messages for Tax Professionals
Quarterly messages for the tax professional community, including publications and educational products.
IRSAC and IRPAC General Information
General Information on the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council and the Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee.
Make a Complaint Against a Tax Return Preparer
Use this site to find out how to file a complaint against a tax preparer.
Tax Practitioner Video and Audio Presentations
These short presentations are dedicated to helping the tax practitioner.
Treasury Department Circular 230 (rev. 4/2008)
Current and concise information on changes in tax law, IRS regulations and tax policy administration for the 2008 tax year.
Form 990 Instructions and Background Documents
Major revision of annual return that most tax-exempt organizations must file; revised form must be filed starting with tax year 2008 (returns filed in 2009).
The Tax Gap
This page provides information on the tax gap and efforts to reduce it as outlined in news releases, statistics and technical fact sheets.
The International Tax Gap
Find resources on this page pertaining to the international tax gap — the difference between the amount of tax that taxpayers should pay and the amount that is paid voluntarily and on time. The tax gap can also be thought of as the sum of non-compliance with the tax law.
Page Last Reviewed or Updated: May 01, 2009