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IRS Office of Appeals Pilots Virtual Service
 

IRS Office of Appeals Pilots Virtual Service

Posted: July 24, 2017
The Internal Revenue Service Office of Appeals will soon pilot a new web-based virtual conference option for taxpayers and their representatives. This virtual face-to-face option will provide an additional option for taxpayer conferences.



Private Company Council Meeting Recap for July
 

Private Company Council Meeting Recap for July

Posted: July 12, 2017
The Private Company Council met on July 11 to share stakeholder input from the private company Town Hall meeting in June. FASB staff delivered updates and the PCC gave input on various projects.


AICPA Drafts More Revenue Recognition Guidance
 

AICPA Drafts More Revenue Recognition Guidance

Posted: July 6, 2017
The AICPA has released several more working drafts of industry-specific guidance related to various implementation issues involving the revenue recognition standard and is asking for feedback on them.

IRS Launches Education Campaign Aimed at Tax Pros
 

IRS Launches Education Campaign Aimed at Tax Pros

Posted: July 6, 2017
The IRS today warned tax professionals to increase their computer security and to beware of their inbox – specifically the successful email scams dubbed spear phishing that identify themselves as a friend, customer or company.

With Budget Signing, State Is Back in Business
 

With Budget Signing, State Is Back in Business

Posted: July 4, 2017
A legislative triple play — budget, Horizon bill and Lottery transfer — breaks the logjam that brought all but essential services to a standstill across the state.

IRS Launches Country-by-Country Reporting Pages on IRS.gov
 

IRS Launches Country-by-Country Reporting Pages on IRS.gov

Posted: June 30, 2017
These pages provide background information on Country-by-Country Reporting, frequently asked questions and other helpful resources, including a list of jurisdictions that have concluded Competent Authority Arrangements with the United States.