Cancelled – CERCA Spring 2020 Conference

Kyle BurnsMeetings, News

Dear CERCA Members,We hope that you and your families are well. Our hearts and thoughts go out to the people who have been affected by this unprecedented event, and we are appreciative of the healthcare workers, local communities and governments who are on the front lines working to contain the coronavirus. In line with the countless other cancellations that you’ve … Read More

Tax Day now July 15 – Treasury, IRS extend filing deadline and federal tax payments regardless of amount owed

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IR-2020-58, March 21, 2020 WASHINGTON – The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service announced today that the federal income tax filing due date is automatically extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. Taxpayers can also defer federal income tax payments due on April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020, without penalties and interest, regardless of the amount owed. … Read More

CERCA Panel Presents at the San Diego IRS Tax Forum-Commissioner Rettig Speaks at Panel

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On Thursday, September 19th, CERCA presented at the IRS Tax Forum in San Diego on “Overcoming Language & Cultural Barriers in the Tax Preparation Industry.”  The Panel previously presented at the IRS Tax Forums at National Harbor, Maryland and New Orleans, Louisiana. At the Tax Forum in San Diego, the CERCA Panel was honored to have Commissioner Rettig speak at … Read More

The Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee’s (ETAAC) 2019 Annual Report

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The Electronic Tax Administration Advisory Committee’s (ETAAC) 2019 Annual Report to Congress which features recommendations focused on the prevention of identity theft and refund fraud was released on June 19, 2019. The link to the Annual Report is below:https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/electronic-tax-administration-advisory-committee-issues-2019-annual-report-recommendations-target-identity-theft-refund-fraud Today’s ETAAC meeting was chaired by Doreen Warren with the Idaho State Tax Commission.  A special  thank you to Shannon Bond, CERCA Board Member & Treasurer whose ETAAC … Read More

Remarks by Ken Corbin, IRS Commissioner for Wage & Investment

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Remarks by Ken Corbin, IRS Commissioner for Wage & Investment Remarks at the Fall 2018 CERCA Conference. Prepared Remarks of Ken Corbin, Commissioner, Wage & Investment Division Before the Council for Electronic Revenue Communication Advancement (CERCA) November 14, 2018   Hello and Thanks Good morning.  I’m Ken Corbin, Commissioner of Wage and Investment.  I last spoke with you earlier this … Read More