Target Audience: CPAs, EAs, RTRPs
Field of Study: Ethics (NASBA and IRS)
Seminar Level: Beginner
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DISCLAIMER: THIS SEMINAR WAS FILMED IN ORLANDO, FLORIDA, ON July 28, 2010, AND THE INFORMATION WAS CORRECT AT THE TIME OF RECORDING.
The Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) delivered this seminar at the IRS Nationwide Tax Forum in Orlando, Florida, in July 2010.
This presentation is an introduction to Treasury Circular 230 for those unfamiliar with these regulations and for those who will be registering as paid tax return preparers for the 2011 tax season.
By the end of this presentation you will:
- understand what Circular 230 is and who it applies to.
- be aware of the current eligibility requirements for enrollment.
- understand the key responsibilities and standards that individuals must maintain to perform before the IRS.
- be aware of the penalties for incompetence and disreputable conduct.
No prerequisites or advanced preparation are required for this seminar.