Up-to-the-Minute Tax Education


Confused about the IRS Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998? Get the following products:

  • The AICPA Experts' Taxpayer Confidentiality Privilege Videocourse. This panel discussion includes Gerald Padwe, AICPA vice-president—taxation; and Michael Mares, chairman of the tax executive committee. The two-hour tape covers the issues and possible problems now that CPAs have confidentiality privileges formerly limited to lawyers (183500JA, $89; recommended CPE credit: 4 hours).

  • Getting the IRS Off Your Client's Back. This has been updated to reflect the act and includes strategies and tactics to help you help your client. Available either as a text (735860JA, $119) or CD-ROM (738100JA, $129; recommended CPE credit for either: 8 hours).

  • Annual Tax Update. Also updated to include the act, this text covers other recent legislation and case law (736062JA, $119; recommended CPE credit: 8 hours).

To order these products, call the AICPA at 888-777-7077.

PODCAST

What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.

VIDEO

What RPA is and how it works

Robotic process automation is like an Excel macro that can work on multiple applications, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA. RPA can complete routine, repetitive tasks such as data entry, freeing up employee time from lower-level chores.