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IRS Warns to Not Be a Victim to “Ghost” Tax Return Preparers

WASHINGTON — With the start of the 2020 tax filing season near, the Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers to avoid unethical "ghost" tax return preparers. According to the IRS, a ghost preparer does not sign a tax return they prepare. Unscrupulous ghost preparers will print the return and tell the taxpayer to sign and [...]

By | 2021-02-08T09:41:16-04:00 |IRS, Tax Deductions, Tax Return Preparers|Comments Off on IRS Warns to Not Be a Victim to “Ghost” Tax Return Preparers

Dangerous Traps for Tax Return Preparers

Originally published at AVVO.com Millions of tax returns are filed each year by return preparers, including Certified Public Accountants, Enrolled Agents, franchised tax return companies, and small companies with unregulated preparers. All of them should know that there are a lot of penalties should they violate the IRS rules. Due Diligence Penalties The Internal Revenue [...]

By | 2020-12-07T14:14:00-04:00 |Tax Penalties, Tax Return Preparers|Comments Off on Dangerous Traps for Tax Return Preparers