Target Audience: CPAs, EAs, Annual Filing Season Program Participants
Field of Study: Taxation (NASBA); Federal Tax/Tax Related Matters (IRS)
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT: THE IRS ACCEPTS THIS SEMINAR FOR ONE (1) CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT FOR ENROLLED AGENTS (EA) AND ANNUAL FILING SEASON PROGRAM (AFSP) PARTICIPANTS. Others, PLEASE CONSULT WITH YOUR RESPECTIVE STATE LICENSING AGENCY REGARDING ACCEPTABILITY OF THIS CREDIT.
Note: the credit received from this seminar qualifies as continuing education that is required to obtain the voluntary AFSP – record of completion. however, this website does not offer the AFSP annual federal tax refresher (AFTR) course.
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DISCLAIMER: THIS SEMINAR WAS FILMED IN Dallas, Texas, ON July 25, 2017, AND THE INFORMATION WAS CORRECT AT THE TIME OF RECORDING.
Seminar Level: Beginner
The IRS On Line Services Division presented this seminar at the 2017 IRS Nationwide Tax Forum.
As digital and virtual communications become more widely used and accessible, the IRS continues to modernize how we interact with taxpayers and their representatives to encourage voluntary tax compliance in a safe and secure manner. This year, new tools and expanded communication options are making it more convenient to address tax issues, whether they are simple or complex. How can these innovations help you navigate audits, collection actions, and other interactions with the IRS? Attend this session and visit the "IRS Future Digital Services" booth in the exhibit hall, to share your perspective and to learn more about how the IRS is working to create a better experience.
By the end of this presentation, you will be able to:
- List factors that influence the pace of progress
- Determine which IRS Publication has tips to safeguard tax data for Tax Pros
- Identify online tools available now
- List IRS Advisory groups and outreach resources for partners
- Identify methods of Communication available with the IRS
No prerequisites or advanced preparation are required for this seminar.