Federal Tax Topics

IRS Updates “Where’s My Refund?” Tool 

IRS's "Where’s My Refund?" online tool has been enhanced to allow taxpayers to check the status of their current tax year plus two previous years' refunds.

Guidance on Revised FTC Safeguards Rule 

The FTC revised its Standards for Safeguarding Customer Information, also known as the Safeguards Rule, in December 2021. The Rule requires covered financial institutions to develop, implement, and maintain an information security program with safegu

NAEA Testifies Against Enrolled Agent User Fee Increases 

NAEA testified against proposed increases to Enrolled Agent user fees during a May 11 hearing, which was held via teleconference before the IRS and the Treasury.

IRS Seeks Recommendations for 2023 Priority Guidance Plan 

IRS invites taxpayers and practitioners to submit recommendations for possible inclusion in the 2022-2023 Priority Guidance Plan by June 3.

Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council Accepting Applications 

IRS is accepting applications for the Internal Revenue Service Advisory Council (IRSAC) through June 3. Members are appointed to three-year terms beginning in January 2023.