Archive | June, 2019

Washington Hotline – June 25, 2019

WASHINGTON NEWS Taxpayer Advocate Desires IRS Improvements National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson will be retiring on July 31, 2019. In her final report to Congress, Olson expressed her appreciation for the opportunity to serve taxpayers. “I am enormously grateful for the opportunity I’ve had to advocate on behalf of our nation’s taxpayers,” Olson noted. […]

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Washington Hotline – June 11, 2019

WASHINGTON NEWS IRS Enhances Taxpayer Protections In IR-2019-101, the Service explained its latest efforts to protect taxpayers from identity thieves. Taxpayers, professional advisors and third parties (such as colleges and universities providing student assistance) have regularly requested tax transcripts from the IRS. Because identity thieves have been obtaining tax transcripts and filing fraudulent returns, the […]

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