The New Normal: A Busy Season that Never Ends

Staff woes contribute to major tax season problems By CPA Trendlines Research The 2015 busy season may be one for the records. According to this year’s CPA Trendlines Busy Season Survey, more than a third of the nation’s tax preparers … Continued

Tax Preparation Fees and Services 2015

The National Trends and Averages By CPA Trendlines Research While tax professionals taking a well-deserved break this summer, they are also carefully assessing how well – or poorly – they fared in Tax Season 2015 and they are beginning to … Continued

IRS Seeks More Tools to Fight Refund Fraud

FY 2016 budget provisions would expand authority for regulation, correctable errors. Refund fraud, especially that caused by identity theft, remains “an ongoing battle” for the IRS, Commissioner John Koskinen said in testimony about the 2015 tax season before the House Ways and … Continued