e-News for Tax Professionals Issue 2014-34

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Reminder: For Most Truckers, Highway Use Tax Return Due Sept. 2

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service today reminded truckers and other owners of heavy highway vehicles that in most cases, their next federal highway use tax return is due on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. Read More:


Social Security Launches 1st National my Social Security Week

In honor of the 79th Anniversary of the Social Security Act, Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner of Social Security, invites everyone to celebrate the first National my Social Security Week. Continue:


e-News for Tax Professionals Issue 2014-33

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IRS introduces voluntary certification program for tax preparers

By Alistair M. Nevius, J.D.
August 2014

After failing to win court approval for its mandatory tax return preparer regulation program, the IRS in late June introduced a voluntary certification program to take its place (Rev. Proc. 2014-42). Return preparers who sign up for the program and complete its continuing education requirements will be listed in an IRS database of return preparers. Read More:


This Week In Labor: August 11, 2014

This Week In Labor: Farm Safety Special Edition

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IR-2014-80: IRS "Taxpayer Bill of Rights" Now Available in 6 Languages; 10 Key Rights Outlined in Updated Publication 1

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) sent this bulletin at 08/12/2014 12:27 PM EDT

WASHINGTON ― The Internal Revenue Service announced today that its cornerstone "Taxpayer Bill of Rights“ document is now available in six languages. Read More:


Articles and Updates For Members Only

Be sure and log in to your Members Only Section (top-left column) to see the articles on: House Bills and Legislator Updates by Gallagher Consultants, Inc., IRS Updates by Catherine Murphy, CPA (IRS Stakeholder Liaison), Federal Tax Weekly by CCH Group, blog articles by Paul Neiffer from Farm CPA Today


2014 St. Louis Chapter Annual Picnic - Details

St. Louis Chapter Meeting Notice

The next St. Louis Chapter meeting will be
September 22, 2014

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Kansas City Chapter Meeting Notice

The next Kansas City Chapter Meeting scheduled for
September 18, 2014

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Heart of the Ozarks Chapter

The next Heart of the Ozarks Chapter meeting will be
Thursday, September 18, 2014

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2014 Tax Reference Manual for MO Legislators

Upcoming Events

Annual Accounting Seminar
Lake of the Ozarks, MO

9/29/2014 thru 9/30/2014

Bob Jennings 1040 Tax Seminar
St. Louis, MO
11/20/2014 thru 11/21/2014

Bob Jennings 1040 Tax Seminar
Branson, MO
12/4/2014 thru 12/5/2014

Bob Jennings 1040 Tax Seminar
Kansas City, MO
12/11/2014 thru 12/12/2014

Annual Convention
6/18/2015 thru 6/20/2015