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NJCPA Members Turn Down Associate Member Change
 

NJCPA Members Turn Down Associate Member Change

Posted: June 14, 2017
Fellow members of the NJCPA voted against expanding the Associate membership category to include accounting and financial professionals who do not hold a CPA license.

Staffing Concerns Are Dominant Issue for CPA Firms in 2017
 

Staffing Concerns Are Dominant Issue for CPA Firms in 2017

Posted: June 14, 2017
Finding and retaining staff are the top issues facing CPA firms this year, and talent pool challenges are expected to have the biggest impact on public accounting practice operations over the next five years, too, new research by the American Institute of CPAs shows.

IRS Adds New Features to Taxpayers
 

IRS Adds New Features to Taxpayers' Online Account

Posted: June 13, 2017
The IRS has announced the addition of several new features to the online account tool first introduced late last year as part of the IRS’s commitment to improve and expand taxpayer services.

IRS Interest Rates Remain the Same
 

IRS Interest Rates Remain the Same

Posted: June 9, 2017
The IRS has announced that interest rates will remain the same for the calendar quarter beginning July 1, 2017.


Federal Court Strikes Down PTIN Fees, Upholds PTINs
 

Federal Court Strikes Down PTIN Fees, Upholds PTINs

Posted: June 6, 2017
A federal district court held that the IRS has the authority to require tax return preparers to obtain preparer tax identification numbers (PTINs) but that it cannot charge a user fee for issuing PTINs.