NAEA News http://www.naea.org/rss-news en 89 Tax Experts Earn the Designation NTPI Fellow® http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/89-tax-experts-earn-designation-ntpi-fellow%C2%AE <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">November 18, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p><strong>National Association of Enrolled Agents</strong></p> <p>For more information: Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>202.822.6232, ext., 119</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/AchievedFellowStatusnovember%2014_2.docx">download a Word version of this release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>89 Tax Practitioners Complete Rigorous National Tax Practice Institute&trade; and Earn Elite Designation</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/89-tax-experts-earn-designation-ntpi-fellow%C2%AE" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:33:12 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1998 at http://www.naea.org ACA Marketplace Complicates Tax Returns http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/aca-marketplace-complicates-tax-returns <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 30, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/aca-marketplace-complicates-tax-returns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20:00:23 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1950 at http://www.naea.org NAEA President Lonnie Gary, EA, USTCP Sends Letter to IRS Commissioner Koskinen About State of Practitioner Priority Service (PPS) Level and Quality http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-president-lonnie-gary-ea-ustcp-sends-letter-irs-commissioner-koskinen-about-state <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">September 23, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>On September 18, 2014, NAEA President Lonnie Gary, EA, USTCP sent IRS Commissioner John Koskinen a letter to update the agency on the present service level and quality of the Practitioner Priority Service (PPS).</p> <p>The letter can be found here:</p> <p><embed height="700" src="http://www.naea.org/sites/default/files/NAEA%20letter%20to%20JKoskinen%20re%20PPS%2018sept14--FINAL_1.pdf" width="700"></embed></p> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:08:50 +0000 Justin Edwards 1858 at http://www.naea.org 147 Tax Practitioners Complete Rigorous National Tax Practice Institute™ and Earn Elite Designation http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/147-tax-practitioners-complete-rigorous-national-tax-practice-institute%E2%84%A2-and-earn-elit <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 14, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><span>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE</span></strong></p> <p>Gigi<span> Thompson Jarvis, CAE</span></p> <p>202.822.6232, ext., 119</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/AchievedFellowStatus2014%20group%20%25282%2529.docx">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>147 Tax Practitioners Complete Rigorous National Tax Practice Institute&trade; and Earn Elite Designation</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/147-tax-practitioners-complete-rigorous-national-tax-practice-institute%E2%84%A2-and-earn-elit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:20:56 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1740 at http://www.naea.org Eight Honored with Awards at the 2014 NAEA National Conference http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/eight-honored-awards-2014-naea-national-conference <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 12, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE</strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>Telephone: 202.822.6232, x 119</p> <p>E-mail: <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/awards%20press%20release%202014_0.docx">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>Eight Honored with Awards at the 2014 NAEA National Conference</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/eight-honored-awards-2014-naea-national-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:27:08 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1732 at http://www.naea.org NAEA Takes to the Air http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-takes-air <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 11, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div> As part of our continuing effort to raise awareness of enrolled agents, NAEA is running an interview with NAEA President Lonnie Gary, EA, USTCP, on 5,800 American Airlines flights during the months of October and November. You can get a preview <a href="https://vimeo.com/clearwind/review/102258112/9cedef1446" target="_blank">here</a>!</div> <p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:00:05 +0000 Eli Hernandez 1727 at http://www.naea.org President-Elect Terry Durkin, EA Provides Testimony on Cash Accounting Method Before House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/president-elect-terry-durkin-ea-provides-testimony-cash-accounting-method-house-small- <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">July 10, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>In a July 10, 2014 <a href="http://smallbusiness.house.gov/calendar/eventsingle.aspx?EventID=384424">hearing</a> before the House Small Business&nbsp;Subcommittee on&nbsp;Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access, President-Elect Terry Durkin, EA testified before the subcommittee and commented on the cash accounting method.&nbsp; The hearing focused on small businesses utilizing the cash accounting method and whether the tax code should be changed to give these small businesses more flexibility when choosing certain accounting methods that best fit their operations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/president-elect-terry-durkin-ea-provides-testimony-cash-accounting-method-house-small-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:30:41 +0000 Justin Edwards 1636 at http://www.naea.org IRS Announces Voluntary Annual Filing Season Program http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-announces-voluntary-annual-filing-season-program <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">June 26, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>IRS ANNOUNCES VOLUNTARY ANNUAL FILING SEASON PROGRAM<br /> &nbsp;<br /> We are disappointed to share with our members that earlier this afternoon, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen held a press conference in which the agency announced that the IRS will begin to roll out a voluntary filing season certification program.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-announces-voluntary-annual-filing-season-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:54:52 +0000 Justin Edwards 1597 at http://www.naea.org National Association of Enrolled Agents Installs 2014 - 2015 Board http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-installs-2014-2015-board <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 12, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p> <p><strong>Contact:</strong> Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-installs-2014-2015-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 13:18:47 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1500 at http://www.naea.org Senate to Hold Hearing on Requirements for Paid Tax Preparers http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/senate-hold-hearing-requirements-paid-tax-preparers <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 7, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> IRS Wants to Establish Minimum Competency Standards </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Hearing%20on%20Preparer%20Qualifications.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/senate-hold-hearing-requirements-paid-tax-preparers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:22:11 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1403 at http://www.naea.org Senate to Hold Hearing on Requirements for Paid Tax Preparers http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/senate-hold-hearing-requirements-paid-tax-preparers-0 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 7, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> IRS Wants to Establish Minimum Competency Standards </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Hearing%20on%20Preparer%20Qualifications.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/senate-hold-hearing-requirements-paid-tax-preparers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:22:13 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1404 at http://www.naea.org Filing Extensions without Penalties and Interest http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/filing-extensions-without-penalties-and-interest <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 7, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Filing%20Extensions%20without%20Penalities%20and%20Interest.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/filing-extensions-without-penalties-and-interest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:19:45 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1402 at http://www.naea.org There’s Still Time to Fund a 2013 IRA http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/there%E2%80%99s-still-time-fund-2013-ira <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 25, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/there%E2%80%99s-still-time-fund-2013-ira" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 14:46:47 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1360 at http://www.naea.org Disaster Victims Should Document Losses Before Cleanup Begins http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/disaster-victims-should-document-losses-cleanup-begins <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 18, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Disaster%20loss%202014.doc">download a Word version of this pres release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/disaster-victims-should-document-losses-cleanup-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:49:15 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1336 at http://www.naea.org Meeting the Tax Deadline http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/meeting-tax-deadline <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 14, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>For Immediate Release &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/meeting-tax-deadline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:22:02 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1325 at http://www.naea.org To See, or Not to See, a Tax Professional http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/see-or-not-see-tax-professional <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 4, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>For more information:</p> <p>Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>202.822.6232 x119</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Software%20or%20Paid%20Tax%20Preparer.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>To See, or Not to See, a Tax Professional</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/see-or-not-see-tax-professional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:33:04 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1279 at http://www.naea.org Making Your Retirement Less Taxing http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/making-your-retirement-less-taxing <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 24, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/taxes%20and%20retirement%20%282%29.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/making-your-retirement-less-taxing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:32:05 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1264 at http://www.naea.org Tax Predictions for 2014 http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/tax-predictions-2014 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 19, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Four%20Predictions%20for%20the%20Tax%20World%202014.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/tax-predictions-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 16:49:56 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1250 at http://www.naea.org The Simplified Option for the Home Office Deduction: Is it Right for You? http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/simplified-option-home-office-deduction-it-right-you <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 11, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/New%20Home%20Office%20Rules%20for%202013.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/simplified-option-home-office-deduction-it-right-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:23:16 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1211 at http://www.naea.org U.S. Court Strikes down IRS Rules for Tax-Return Preparers http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/us-court-strikes-down-irs-rules-tax-return-preparers-0 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 11, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="http://www.naea.org/sites/default/files/Appeals%20Court%20Ruling%20in%20Loving_0.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/us-court-strikes-down-irs-rules-tax-return-preparers-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 19:33:46 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1216 at http://www.naea.org Most Common Taxpayer Misconceptions http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/most-common-taxpayer-misconceptions <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 3, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>For more information:</p> <p>Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>202.822.6232 x119</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p align="right">&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Common%20Taxpayer%20Misconceptions.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>Most Common Taxpayer Misconceptions</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/most-common-taxpayer-misconceptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 20:35:19 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1180 at http://www.naea.org Questions to Ask When Shopping for a Tax Professional http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/questions-ask-when-shopping-tax-professional <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 27, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/questions-ask-when-shopping-tax-professional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 13:45:29 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1162 at http://www.naea.org Taxpayer Alert: How to Recognize and Avoid Identity Theft Scams http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/taxpayer-alert-how-recognize-and-avoid-identity-theft-scams <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 22, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/identity%20theft%20and%20taxes_0.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/taxpayer-alert-how-recognize-and-avoid-identity-theft-scams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 21:26:55 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1146 at http://www.naea.org The Top 10 Special Tax Benefits for Armed Forces http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/top-10-special-tax-benefits-armed-forces <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 13, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/top-10-special-tax-benefits-armed-forces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 15:47:35 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1118 at http://www.naea.org 2014 Tax Filing Season to Open January 31, 2014 http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/2014-tax-filing-season-open-january-31-2014 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 6, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ten Day Delay Results from Government Shutdown </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/2014-tax-filing-season-open-january-31-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 17:46:28 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1109 at http://www.naea.org NAEA Election Results http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-election-results <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">December 20, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Thank you to all the members who voted in the NAEA election that ended on Monday, December 16.&nbsp; We are pleased to announce the results of the election:</p> <p><strong>President-Elect</strong></p> <p>Terry Durkin, EA</p> <p><strong>Secretary/Treasurer</strong></p> <p>Laurie Ziegler, EA</p> <p><strong>Directors</strong></p> <p>James Adelman, EA</p> <p>Jerry Gaddis, EA</p> <p>Michael Fioritto, EA, CPA</p> <p>Jean Nelsen, EA</p> <p>Jeffrey Schneider, EA</p> <p>Craig Smith, EA, USTCP</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-election-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 13:46:53 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1076 at http://www.naea.org New! Exclusive Member Benefit http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/new-exclusive-member-benefit <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">December 18, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>NAEA member Bill Nemeth, EA, has created a <strong>Tutorial to Verify 2013 CE for Enrolled Agents &amp; PTIN Holders. </strong>Available in PowerPoint and PDF formats, this step-by-step tutorial shows NAEA members how to access their online IRS PTIN account for review and verification of CE credits earned.</p> <p>Only NAEA members can visit the &ldquo;<a href="http://www.naea.org/membership/member-resources/tools-members">Tools for Members</a>&rdquo; section of the NAEA website to access this information. Login to see more members-only resources.</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 20:32:39 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1070 at http://www.naea.org 2014 Tax Season to Open Jan. 31; e-file and Free File Can Speed Refunds http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/2014-tax-season-open-jan-31-e-file-and-free-file-can-speed-refunds <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">December 18, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>2014 Tax Season to Open Jan. 31; e-file and Free File&nbsp;Can&nbsp;Speed&nbsp;Refunds </strong></p> <p>WASHINGTON &mdash; The Internal Revenue Service today announced plans to open the 2014 filing season on Jan. 31 and encouraged taxpayers to use e-file or Free File as the fastest way to receive refunds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/2014-tax-season-open-jan-31-e-file-and-free-file-can-speed-refunds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:14:47 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1069 at http://www.naea.org IRS Issuing Letters to Thousands of Preparers Suspected of Filing Erroneous EITC Claims http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-issuing-letters-thousands-preparers-suspected-filing-erroneous-eitc-claims <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">November 13, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>IRS announced its intent to send letters during the months of November and December to preparers the agency has reason to believe are filing inaccurate Earned Income Tax Credit claims. Based on conversations with IRS officials, NAEA believes the target audience is roughly 7,500 preparers. The letters reportedly include references to the types of errors the preparers are believed to be making and give notice to the preparers that the IRS will continue monitoring the types of EITC claims they file.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-issuing-letters-thousands-preparers-suspected-filing-erroneous-eitc-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 22:32:11 +0000 Justin Edwards 953 at http://www.naea.org 2014 Social Security Tax Wage Ceiling http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/2014-social-security-tax-wage-ceiling <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 31, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>This just in: 2014 Social Security Tax Wage Ceiling</p> <p> The 2014 wage ceiling will be $117,000, up from $113,700 in 2013. Social Security benefits will increase by 1.5 percent as well.</p> <p> More information, including details with respect to Medicare changes for 2014 and how the Social Security increases are calculated, is available on the SSA website--linked below</p> <p><a href="http://www.ssa.gov/pressoffice/pr/2014cola-pr.html">http://www.ssa.gov/pressoffice/pr/2014cola-pr.html</a></p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:36:33 +0000 Jackie Gellner 923 at http://www.naea.org 2014 PTIN Season Launch Timeline http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/2014-ptin-season-launch-timeline <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 28, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>As we predicted in last Friday&#39;s E@lert, IRS used the PTIN system closure to prepare to launch the upcoming renewal season. The latest word from the agency indicates a tentative plan to have a &quot;soft launch&quot; tomorrow, followed by a Thursday news release officially opening the renewal season, and emails to PTIN holders beginning later Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/2014-ptin-season-launch-timeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 28 Oct 2013 22:26:31 +0000 Justin Edwards 909 at http://www.naea.org PTIN 2014 Renewal Season Update http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/ptin-2014-renewal-season-update <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 22, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>IRS just e-mailed stakeholders the following statement: The PTIN system will be down beginning at 6:00 pm ET on Friday, October, 25, through Monday, October 28. There will be more information soon about the upcoming launch of PTIN renewal season.</p> <p> Our guess--and this is only a guess--is that if this weekend&#39;s work goes well (and we&#39;re guessing that the weekend shutdown is to run system testing, but this is sheer conjecture on our part), we should see the 2014 renewal season open fairly soon (if not immediately) after the system comes back online.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/ptin-2014-renewal-season-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 19:25:03 +0000 Justin Edwards 889 at http://www.naea.org New FAQs Regarding PTIN Window and IRS Fax Numbers http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/new-faqs-regarding-ptin-window-and-irs-fax-numbers <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 16, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>We just got word that IRS revised its shutdown FAQs. The two new questions (at the bottom of the <a href="http://www.irs.gov/uac/Newsroom/IRS-Operations-During-The-Lapse-In-Appropriations"><u>web page</u></a>) reflect two issues we recently posted to our Facebook page, namely the 2014 PTIN renewal kickoff and the fax busy signals.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/new-faqs-regarding-ptin-window-and-irs-fax-numbers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 16 Oct 2013 16:26:15 +0000 Jackie Gellner 871 at http://www.naea.org NAEA Letter to IRS Acting Commissioner Werfel on Agency Shutdown http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-letter-irs-acting-commissioner-werfel-agency-shutdown <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 11, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>NAEA President, Betsey Buckingham, EA, sent a letter to Acting Commissioner Daniel Werfel in which she requests the Service to a) re-deploy Disclosure Authorization; and, b) consider wait time and other level of service issues when making plans to return the agency to full operation.</p> <p><embed height="700" src="http://www.naea.org/sites/default/files/NAEA%20letter%20to%20DWerfel%20re%20shutdown%2011oct13.pdf" width="700"></embed></p> <p><strong>Enclosure</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-letter-irs-acting-commissioner-werfel-agency-shutdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:24:23 +0000 Justin Edwards 863 at http://www.naea.org Federal Shutdown’s Affect on IRS Operations http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/federal-shutdown%E2%80%99s-affect-irs-operations <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">October 2, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>We&#39;re on day two of the federal government shutdown. This means that IRS has executed its FY 2014 shutdown plan and furloughed more than 90 percent of its staff.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/federal-shutdown%E2%80%99s-affect-irs-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 16:28:02 +0000 Jackie Gellner 844 at http://www.naea.org IRS Prepares for FY2014 Government Shutdown http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-prepares-fy2014-government-shutdown <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">September 30, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Earlier today (Monday, September 30), the U.S. Senate rejected the House&rsquo;s amended continuing resolution (CR) to continue funding government operations through November 15.&nbsp; The House version amended the CR by including language to delay funding for the Affordable Care Act for one year and repeal the law&rsquo;s medical device tax.&nbsp; FY14 begins after midnight on Tuesday, October 1.&nbsp; Unless a last-minute agreement between the two chambers comes in the next few hours, the government will shut down for non-essential operations.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-prepares-fy2014-government-shutdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 22:13:43 +0000 Justin Edwards 835 at http://www.naea.org IRS Defends Authority to Regulate Tax Preparers in Appellate Court http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-defends-authority-regulate-tax-preparers-appellate-court <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">September 24, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Earlier today (Tuesday, September 24, 2013), the District Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia heard oral arguments in the government&rsquo;s appeal of the DC Circuit Court decision in <em>Loving v. IRS</em>. Members will recall that in January, the District Court for the District of Columbia ruled that the IRS exceeded its authority in its registered tax return preparer program and could not require return preparers either to take continuing education or to demonstrate competency.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/irs-defends-authority-regulate-tax-preparers-appellate-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 21:38:34 +0000 Justin Edwards 825 at http://www.naea.org Affordable Care Act - Tax Provisions for Employers http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/affordable-care-act-tax-provisions-employers <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">September 19, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p><span>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</span></p> <p><span>202.822.6232, </span>x119<span>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</span></p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/affordable-care-act-tax-provisions-employers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 12:20:57 +0000 Jackie Gellner 817 at http://www.naea.org NAEA Election Slate Announced http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-election-slate-announced <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">September 12, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>It&rsquo;s official! The slate for the NAEA election for directors and officers to serve the 2014-2015 term has been announced. Six director positions are open, along with one Secretary/Treasurer position and one President-Elect position; directors serve a two-year term and officers serve one year. A total of 12 people are running for office:</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><u>President Elect - Nominee</u></p> <p>Terry Durkin, EA</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><u>Secretary/Treasurer - Nominees</u></p> <p>David Shaw, EA</p> <p>Laurie Ziegler, EA</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><u>Directors - Nominees</u></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/naea-election-slate-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 14:42:30 +0000 Jackie Gellner 807 at http://www.naea.org Changes for Offers in Compromise and Installment Agreements http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/changes-offers-compromise-and-installment-agreements <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 30, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Changes for Offers in Compromise and Installment Agreements</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/changes-offers-compromise-and-installment-agreements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 12:19:55 +0000 Eli Hernandez 774 at http://www.naea.org Treasury and IRS Provide Same-Sex Marriage Guidance http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/treasury-and-irs-provide-same-sex-marriage-guidance <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 29, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Treasury and IRS just announced that all legal same-sex marriages will be recognized for Federal tax purposes. <a href="/sites/default/files/RR-2013-17.pdf">Revenue Ruling 2013-17</a> provides details on the definitions &ldquo;spouse,&rdquo; &ldquo;husband and wife,&rdquo; &ldquo;husband,&rdquo; and &ldquo;wife.&rdquo; We also have the official FAQs for <a href="/sites/default/files/FAQs%20Same-Sex%20Spouses%208-29-2013.pdf">same sex spouses</a> and <a href="/sites/default/files/FAQs%20Registered%20Domestic%20Partner%208-29-2013.pdf">registered domestic partners</a> available.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 18:46:33 +0000 Justin Edwards 773 at http://www.naea.org 235 Tax Practitioners Complete Rigorous National Tax Practice Institute™ and Earn Elite Designation http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/235-tax-practitioners-complete-rigorous-national-tax-practice-institute%E2%84%A2-and-earn-elit <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 13, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p class="rteright"><span>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE </span></p> <p class="rteright"><span>Telephone: 202.822.6232, x 119 </span></p> <p class="rteright"><span>E-mail: <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a> </span></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/AchievedFellowStatus2013%20group.doc"><span>download a Word version of this press release</span></a></p> <p align="center">&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/235-tax-practitioners-complete-rigorous-national-tax-practice-institute%E2%84%A2-and-earn-elit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:40:27 +0000 Jackie Gellner 740 at http://www.naea.org Seven Honored with Awards at the 2013 NAEA National Conference http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/seven-honored-awards-2013-naea-national-conference <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 12, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE</strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>Telephone: 202.822.6232, x 119</p> <p>E-mail: <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><a href="/sites/default/files/awards%2520press%2520release.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><strong>Seven Honored with Awards at the 2013 NAEA National Conference</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/seven-honored-awards-2013-naea-national-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 15:27:08 +0000 Jackie Gellner 729 at http://www.naea.org Legislation Introduced to Protect Enrolled Agent Credential http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/legislation-introduced-protect-enrolled-agent-credential <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">June 13, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></strong></p> <p><strong>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</strong></p> <p><strong>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/legislation-introduced-protect-enrolled-agent-credential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 19:49:25 +0000 Jackie Gellner 657 at http://www.naea.org National Association of Enrolled Agents Installs 2013 - 2014 Board http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-installs-2013-2014-board <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 14, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </strong></p> <p><strong>Contact:</strong> Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-installs-2013-2014-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 19:49:55 +0000 Jackie Gellner 622 at http://www.naea.org IRS and Massachusetts Department of Revenue Step Up for Boston http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/irs-and-massachusetts-department-revenue-step-boston <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 17, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> <strong>For Immediate Release </strong></div> <div> Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</div> <div> 202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</div> <div> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></div> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/irs-and-massachusetts-department-revenue-step-boston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 17:56:48 +0000 Eli Hernandez 595 at http://www.naea.org Why Contact a Tax Pro After April 15 http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/why-contact-tax-pro-after-april-15 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 8, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Why%20Contact%20a%20Tax%20Pro%20After%20April%2015.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/why-contact-tax-pro-after-april-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 19:34:23 +0000 Jackie Gellner 586 at http://www.naea.org There’s Still Time to Fund a 2012 IRA http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/there%E2%80%99s-still-time-fund-2012-ira <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 1, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Contributions Made through April 15, 2013, Can Be Deductible for 2012 </div> </div> </div> <p><b><span><font size="2"><font color="#000000"><font face="Arial">For Immediate Release </font></font></font></span></b></p> <p><span><font size="2"><font color="#000000"><font face="Arial">Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</font></font></font></span></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/there%E2%80%99s-still-time-fund-2012-ira" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 19:50:20 +0000 Jackie Gellner 583 at http://www.naea.org The Prescription for Medical Deductions http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/prescription-medical-deductions <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 28, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/prescription-medical-deductions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 14:46:19 +0000 Jackie Gellner 581 at http://www.naea.org Filing Extensions without Penalties and Interest http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/filing-extensions-without-penalties-and-interest <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 18, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232 &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Filing%20Extensions%20without%20Penalities%20and%20Interest%20FINAL.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/filing-extensions-without-penalties-and-interest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 19:27:22 +0000 Jackie Gellner 572 at http://www.naea.org A Rose by any Other Name…May Have Trouble at Tax Time! http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/rose-any-other-name%E2%80%A6may-have-trouble-tax-time <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 12, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/name%20changes%20and%20taxes.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/rose-any-other-name%E2%80%A6may-have-trouble-tax-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 18:57:25 +0000 Jackie Gellner 539 at http://www.naea.org Tax Deductions for the Millennial Generation http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/tax-deductions-millennial-generation <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">March 5, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> ..and anyone who’s been in school or job hunting! </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Tax%20Deductions%20for%2020-somethings.docx">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/tax-deductions-millennial-generation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 14:09:07 +0000 Jackie Gellner 534 at http://www.naea.org What Not To Do with Your 401(k) if You Lose Your Job http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/what-not-do-your-401k-if-you-lose-your-job <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 25, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Job%20Loss%20and%20401k%20jg.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/what-not-do-your-401k-if-you-lose-your-job" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 19:00:30 +0000 Jackie Gellner 528 at http://www.naea.org Small Businesses and the Affordable Care Act http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/small-businesses-and-affordable-care-act <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 21, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/small-businesses-and-affordable-care-act" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 20:27:04 +0000 Jackie Gellner 526 at http://www.naea.org Six Tips to Avoid an IRS Audit http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/six-tips-avoid-irs-audit <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 12, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org"><u>gjarvis@naea.org</u></a></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Avoiding%20an%20Audit.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/six-tips-avoid-irs-audit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 18:50:06 +0000 Jackie Gellner 522 at http://www.naea.org NAEA Remains Committed to IRS Return Preparer Program http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/naea-remains-committed-irs-return-preparer-program <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">February 6, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119</p> <div> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div class="rteright"> <a href="/sites/default/files/IRS%20Motion%20Denied.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></div> <div class="rtecenter"> &nbsp;</div> <div class="rtecenter"> <p align="center"><strong>NAEA Remains Committed to IRS Return Preparer Program</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/naea-remains-committed-irs-return-preparer-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 20:45:38 +0000 Jackie Gellner 516 at http://www.naea.org Taxpayer Alert: How to Recognize and Avoid Identity Theft Scams http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/taxpayer-alert-how-recognize-and-avoid-identity-theft-scams <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 28, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p>Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</p> <p>202.822.6232, x119</p> <div> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div class="rteright"> <a href="/sites/default/files/identity%20theft%20and%20taxes.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></div> <div class="rteright"> &nbsp;</div> <div class="rtecenter"> <p align="center"><strong>Taxpayer Alert: How to Recognize and Avoid Identity Theft Scams</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/taxpayer-alert-how-recognize-and-avoid-identity-theft-scams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 18:53:15 +0000 Jackie Gellner 465 at http://www.naea.org Judge Strikes Down Ruling on Registration of Tax Preparers http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/judge-strikes-down-ruling-registration-tax-preparers <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 22, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Taxpayers Are the Big Losers </div> </div> </div> <div> <strong>For Immediate Release </strong></div> <div> Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</div> <div> 202.822.6232, x119</div> <div> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></div> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Judge%20Strikes%20Down%20Ruling%20on%20Registration%20of%20Tax%20Preparers.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center">&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/judge-strikes-down-ruling-registration-tax-preparers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 13:56:04 +0000 Jackie Gellner 462 at http://www.naea.org NY society offers disaster help http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/ny-society-offers-disaster-help <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 17, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div> For more information:</div> <div> Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</div> <div> 202.822.6232 x119</div> <div> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></div> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/doc/NY%20society%20offers%20disaster%20help.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/ny-society-offers-disaster-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 19:06:23 +0000 Eli Hernandez 454 at http://www.naea.org Taxmageddon Averted http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/taxmageddon-averted <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">January 7, 2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div> &nbsp;<strong>For Immediate Release </strong></div> <div> Contact: Gigi Thompson Jarvis</div> <div> 202.822.6232, x119&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</div> <div> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></div> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/taxmageddon-averted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 20:23:24 +0000 Eli Hernandez 443 at http://www.naea.org National Association of Enrolled Agents Takes on Outdated Tax Provisions http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-takes-outdated-tax-provisions <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 16, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>For Immediate Release </strong></p> <p class="rteright"><strong>Contact:</strong> Gigi Thompson Jarvis<br /> <a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a>, 202.822.6232, x11</p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/doc/Oudated%20Tax%20Provisions.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>National Association of Enrolled Agents Takes on Outdated Tax Provisions</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-takes-outdated-tax-provisions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 14:18:03 +0000 Jackie Gellner 388 at http://www.naea.org 182 Tax Practitioners Complete Rigorous National Tax Practice Institute™ and Earn Elite Designation http://www.naea.org/node/389 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 16, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>182 tax practitioners have earned the prestigious Fellow designation from the National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) for completing the three levels of the National Tax Practice Institute (NTPI&reg;). This achievement demonstrates their dedication to protecting taxpayer rights and attests to their expertise in tax. The following federally-licensed tax practitioners are part of the largest NTPI graduating class to date:</p> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="211"> <tr> <td> <p>Michael A. Addington, EA, LTC</p> </td></tr></table><p><a href="http://www.naea.org/node/389" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 15:02:42 +0000 Jackie Gellner 389 at http://www.naea.org Six Honored with Awards at the 2012 NAEA National Conference http://www.naea.org/node/387 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">August 15, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>The National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA) has honored six outstanding individuals with 2012 NAEA awards in recognition of their significant contributions to the association and the enrolled agent profession.</p> <p>The winners were announced during the annual awards ceremony at the 2012 NAEA National Conference, held August 5&mdash;7 in Las Vegas, NV, which boasted a record number of attendees. The six awardees were nominated by their peers, based on unique standards for each award.</p> <p>Those honored are:</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/node/387" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 14:31:07 +0000 Jackie Gellner 387 at http://www.naea.org Enrolled Agent to be Included in Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary! http://www.naea.org/node/356 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 15, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong><em>The power of membership!</em></strong> In a stunning example of what individual EAs can do to promote the designation, the requests to Merriam-Webster that enrolled agent be included in the dictionary have resulted in this response: &ldquo;I am happy to tell you that we agree with you and that <em>enrolled agent</em> is on a list of entries to be included as part of our work on a new Merriam-Webster&rsquo;s Unabridged Dictionary.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/node/356" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 15 May 2012 19:51:42 +0000 Justin Edwards 356 at http://www.naea.org National Association of Enrolled Agents Installs 2012-2013 Board http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-installs-2012-2013-board <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 4, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <p align="center"><img alt="" src="/sites/default/files/images/NAEA_LogoSignature_CMYK.jpg" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/press-releases/national-association-enrolled-agents-installs-2012-2013-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 24 May 2012 17:47:44 +0000 Justin Edwards 366 at http://www.naea.org NAEA Supports Small Biz Levy Relief Bill http://www.naea.org/node/349 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 19, 2012</span> </div> </div> </div> <p>Who is better positioned than enrolled agents to express an opinion on levies against small businesses than enrolled agents, America&rsquo;s tax experts? NAEA is pleased to support HR 4368, The Small Business Tax Levy Relief Bill of 2012, introduced on April 17, 2012 by House Ways &amp; Means Committee member Jim McDermott.</p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/node/349" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 19 Apr 2012 19:04:15 +0000 Jackie Gellner 349 at http://www.naea.org Haven’t Filed Taxes in a While? 5 Things You Need to Know http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/haven%E2%80%99t-filed-taxes-while-5-things-you-need-know <p><span>For more information:</span></p> <p>Gigi Thompson Jarvis, CAE</p> <p>202.822.6232 x119</p> <p><a href="mailto:gjarvis@naea.org">gjarvis@naea.org</a></p> <p><strong>For Immediate Release</strong></p> <p class="rteright"><a href="/sites/default/files/Failure%20to%20File.doc">download a Word version of this press release</a></p> <p align="center"><strong>Haven&rsquo;t Filed Taxes in a While? 5 Things You Need to Know</strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.naea.org/newsroom/news/haven%E2%80%99t-filed-taxes-while-5-things-you-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:57:23 +0000 Jackie Gellner 1389 at http://www.naea.org