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The IRS should improve communications between its senior managers and field employees about its reorganization and customer service operations, the AICPA testified before the Internal Revenue Service Oversight Board in January. The Institute praised certain recent IRS initiatives, such as the large and midsize business division’s Fast Track dispute resolution program, but faulted the service for poor internal coordination of its reorganization.

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IRS sets start date for tax season

The IRS announced that tax season will start in late January and that it will issue refunds to taxpayers despite the partial shutdown of the federal government.

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