IRS Internet Resources for Accountants (video)

  • Credits: 2
  • Format: Self-Study Video
  • Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
  • Author/Speaker: Garrett Wasny
Course ID: Advanced Preparation: Experience Level:
GW-203.21 None Overview
Published Date: Program Prerequisites: Other Course Formats:
© June 2020 Basic Understanding of Technology N/A
COURSE DESCRIPTION

The course provides a concise overview of the Internet services offered by the Internal Revenue Service or IRS, the tax agency of the United States federal government. Discover scores of little-known but highly valuable IRS resources including electronic wizards, mobile apps, online payment systems, calculators and estimators, tax calendars, advocacy services, whistle-blower awards, social media, privacy guides, job opportunities, e-books, newsletters, and much more.

You'll walk away with a whole new appreciation for the IRS and a huge treasure trove of digital tools that can sharpen and accelerate your tax workflow.

Topics include:
  • IRS.gov Website Update
  • Key Search Filters
  • Hidden IRS Cyber Resources
  • Forms and Publications
  • Electronic Filing
  • Payment Systems
  • Refund Tracking
  • Online Tools
  • Online Estimators and Calculators
  • Assistance Services
  • Affordable Care Act Tax Provisions
  • Foreign Account Tax Compliant Act
  • Identity Protection and Tax Fraud Alerts
  • Professional Development and Accreditation
  • Tax Statistics
  • Social Media
  • IRS Jobs and Careers
  • IRS Strategic Plan
  • Third-Party IRS Resources

Learning Objectives:

After reading the course material, you will be able to:

  • Highlight scores of IRS online resources and apps that can help accountants in every stage of their tax workflow.
  • Navigate the entire IRS website with more authority and confidence.
  • Improve how you research constantly changing IRS tax rules that are getting ever more complicated and specialized.

Who Should Attend:
  • All Certified Public Accountants (CPAs)

Qualifies and Approved with all State Boards of Accountancy and the following sponsorship’s:
NASBA