At the 2018 Spring Quarterly Conference in Bethesda


At the IRS with Martha Tobias, National Public Liaison, May 10.  Left to right: Sanford Zinman, Martha Tobias, Stephen Mankowski, Mark A. Stewart Jr.


Thank you to Thomas Barthold, Chief of Staff, Joint Committee on Taxation, who spoke on Wednesday, May 9, at our Spring Conference.  Left to right: Thomas Barthold, Steve Mankowski, and Neil Fishman

NCCPAP_at_IRS_w_David_Kautter_2018_May_10.jpgNCCPAP at IRS w David J. Kautter, Acting Commissioner, May 10, 2018
From left to right: Neil A.J. Sullivan, David J. Kautter, Acting Commissioner, Stephen F. Mankowski, Sanford E. Zinman, Mark A. Stewart Jr.


2018 Congressional and IRS Agendas

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NCCPAP Meeting with the IRS

May 10 Agenda

Several NCCPAP members from around the country attended the meeting in Washington, D.C. with representatives of the IRS on May 10, 2018. Topics being discussed at that meeting include Abatement of Penalties, Implementing a Firm PTIN or FTIN, and Direction from the New Commissioner.

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Update from Washington: The IRS's next burden

Most tax practitioners take some time in the early autumn to begin getting ready for next year's filing season, but the IRS can't wait that long, according to National Conference of CPA Practitioners president Steve Mankowski. ”Prior tax reform bills were implemented over several years,” he said. “With the ...  from Accounting Today, May 1, 2018

Top Issues for Tax Season
An Interview with Steve Mankowski

Accounting Today recently interviewed Steve Mankowski for the second time this year! Top issues covered in Steve’s interview conducted by Accounting Today editor-in-chief, Daniel Hood, include the Tax-Overhaul Bill and Cybersecurity.

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Upcoming NCCPAP Quarterly Meetings

2018 Summer Conference in Golden, CO
August 8, 9 & 10, 2018
The Golden Hotel, Golden, CO

TACPA Spring Meeting May 2018
Read all the highlights of the meeting in Frank Sands' Meeting Takeaways. SpringMtgTakeaways.pdf

A Look Forward: Federal Tax Update

Steve Mankowski recently presented to the New Jersey Area and Texas Chapters. He discussed Box 9 Verification, Trusted Customers, the impact of the new tax law, Section 179, and Section 199A.  

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