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TaxMama’s® EA Exam Newsletter – Issue 3, 2009

IRS News Recently TaxMama® was privy to interesting inside information from key IRS officials. IRS has an Abusive Transactions team that researches leads about tax shelters that have no tax validity. This team has a two-pronged approach. Once they’ve done their digging, they forward some information to IRS Criminal Investigation teams and the courts so […]

TaxMama’s® EA Exam Newsletter – Issue 2, 2009

IRS News Last week TaxMama® was at the IRS stakeholder meeting in Downtown Los Angeles. This triannual meeting between IRS and key members of the tax professional community always results in interesting experiences. One of the tidbits I’d like to share is about the special COBRA benefit in the recent tax law. You may be […]

TaxMama’s® EA Exam Newsletter – Issue 1, 2009

IRS News At the IRS Tax Forum last week, TaxMama was at the focus group regarding IRS Tax Lien Releases where a disturbing problem was revealed by one of the CPA’s in attendance. After many participants complained that IRS computers were issuing liens even when revenue officers promised there would be no liens, the CPA […]