How to Contest IRS Penalty and Interest Determinations and a Guide to Taking Cases to Appeals


Overview
Tax practice and the resolution of tax problems with the IRS can be tedious and challenging. This course will show practitioners how to navigate through the confusing IRS system and enable them to ensure that their clients receive all of the rights to which they are entitled.

Objectives
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how to avoid making major mistakes in dealing with the Internal Revenue Service
  • Learn how to provide clients with the best advice
  • Learn how to legally reduce clients’ tax, penalty, and interest liabilities
Emphasis
  • Abating penalties – failure to file ,to pay, to estimate, to deposit, and others
  • Avoiding the understatement of tax penalty
  • Abatement of interest
  • Preparing protests to 30 day letters
  • Negotiating settlement agreements with appeals
Designed For
Tax Practitioners who wish to avoid expensive and time-consuming errors when dealing with the Internal Revenue Service

Prerequisite
None
 
Preparation
No advance preparation required
 
Level of Knowledge
Basic
 
CPE Credit
2 Hours
 
Delivery Method  
Group Internet Based
 
NASBA Field of Study
Taxes

Author
Stuart Sobel