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May 16, 2013
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Did Sergio Garcia lose in match play with the IRS?
By Thomas R. Wechter, J.D.
The Tax Court held that the golfer's endorsement income is mostly royalties for the use of his image and likeness, which are exempt from U.S. taxation.
Marketplace fairness realities
By Annette Nellen, Esq., CPA
Will the touted benefits of the Marketplace Fairness Act materialize?
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A conversation about tax reform
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Acting IRS commissioner out in tea party scandal
The release of a TIGTA report that faults IRS in tea party controversy prompted the resignation of Steven Miller, acting IRS commissioner.
Final rules require EIN updates
The IRS issued final regulations requiring taxpayers that obtain employer identification numbers (EINs) to update their information with the IRS.
GAO: "Quiet disclosures" of foreign accounts potentially much higher than IRS detected
More than 10,000 taxpayers showed signs of having avoided offshore penalties by making "quiet disclosures" of foreign bank accounts for tax years 2003 through 2008.
Proposed rules address minimum value of health coverage for premium tax credits
Proposed regulations address the question of when an employer's health plan provides "minimum value" for purposes of the health insurance premium tax credit.
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  AICPA Conference on Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual
May 20–21, Las Vegas. This conference features an all-star cast of prominent tax experts and thought leaders sharing their timely insights, solutions, and personal experiences, focusing on the latest income and estate tax changes that may impact you and your high-income clients.
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June 10–12, Las Vegas. Designed to help practitioners take a look at where they are today and what they've learned over the past year along with developing new goals and plans using practical strategies and best practices.
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June 20–21, Washington, D.C. Considered THE annual conference for this sector, the 2013 AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference brings together the industry's top experts and thought leaders to offer their perspectives on the most crucial issues facing not-for-profits and those who serve them. Also available online as a virtual conference.
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July 22–24, Las Vegas. Learn from leading experts who will share their knowledge and expertise gained through years of personal experience. You will walk away with solutions you can apply immediately to meet your company's strategic objectives now and in the future.
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CPA News to Know
1 AICPA suggests changes in the simplified home office deduction procedures
1 IRS will not seek taxpayer emails without a warrant
1 AICPA comments on the net investment income tax treatment of trusts and estates
1 While you were coping with a filing season out of...
1 HSA inflation adjustments issued for 2014
1 AICPA makes tax reform recommendations to Ways and Means Committee working groups
1 How can theft prevention, reporting, and return filing be improved?
1 Final regulations permanently extend period to receive disclosure authorization
Upcoming AICPA Webcasts
  May 20 AICPA Virtual Conference on Tax Strategies for the High-Income Individual
  May 20 Audit Guide: Special Considerations in Auditing Financial Instruments
  May 20 Integrated Reporting: How does it relate to Financial and Sustainability reporting?
  May 21 The 5 "Big" Valuation Issues
  May 23 PFP Power Hour
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