Federal Tax Enforcement in the Age of COVID-19

April 27, 2020 at 12:30pm1:30pm
Pennsylvania Society of Tax & Accounting Professionals
Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic and the President’s declaration of a national emergency has upended the Internal Revenue Service’s enforcement agenda in a dramatic way, both in the short term and for the feasible future. This webinar will address the following topics: •Current status of IRS operations •Extensions of tax filing and payment deadlines •IRS “People First Initiative” and its implications for tax enforcement in the short-term •Status of pending audits, appeals and U.S. Tax Court proceedings •Modifications to enforced collection activities and opportunities for taxpayers who owe back taxes •Status of criminal tax investigations in the COVID-19 environment •Anticipated priorities of Criminal Investigation Division post-COVID-19

*Please note there is a cost