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  • Online PTIN Application is Up, but has some bugs

    The IRS website is active for applying for Preparer Tax Identification Numbers.  The website is: http://www.irs.gov/taxpros/article/0,,id=210909,00.html.  As of today 9/28/10, we still have not been able to successfully get a PTIN application put through.  The IRS says that they are experiencing issues with the online tool, but are working to iron out the bugs as […]

    Online PTIN applciations

    Online PTIN applications are still not available through the IRS’ website.  We will keep you posted as we hear new details.

    Residential Energy Credit explained in Both English & Spanish

    The IRS has published a detailed breakdown explaining the residential energy credits available for taxpayers this year.  These are great info sheets to have available in your tax offices lobbies and waiting areas this season.  See these links for English and Spanish versions: Residential Energy Credit Info – ENGLISH Residential Energy Credit Info – SPANISH

    How will people know you are an e-file provider

    Once you register with the IRS to provide electronic filing services your business will be listed publicly as a Authorized e-file provider.  The IRS has a tool that provides a look-up search for taxpayers seeking out e-file providers at: http://www.irs.gov/efile/page/0,,id=10162,00.html.  Once you are registered and are accepted you are in!

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  • Online PTIN Application is Up, but has some bugs

    The IRS website is active for applying for Preparer Tax Identification Numbers.  The website is: http://www.irs.gov/taxpros/article/0,,id=210909,00.html.  As of today 9/28/10, we still have not been able to successfully get a PTIN application put through.  The IRS says that they are experiencing issues with the online tool, but are working to iron out the bugs as […]

    Online PTIN applciations

    Online PTIN applications are still not available through the IRS’ website.  We will keep you posted as we hear new details.

    Residential Energy Credit explained in Both English & Spanish

    The IRS has published a detailed breakdown explaining the residential energy credits available for taxpayers this year.  These are great info sheets to have available in your tax offices lobbies and waiting areas this season.  See these links for English and Spanish versions: Residential Energy Credit Info – ENGLISH Residential Energy Credit Info – SPANISH

    How will people know you are an e-file provider

    Once you register with the IRS to provide electronic filing services your business will be listed publicly as a Authorized e-file provider.  The IRS has a tool that provides a look-up search for taxpayers seeking out e-file providers at: http://www.irs.gov/efile/page/0,,id=10162,00.html.  Once you are registered and are accepted you are in!

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