Testing program for tax preparers on hold — Business Management Daily: Free Reports on Human Resources, Employment Law, Office Management, Office Communication, Office Technology and Small Business Tax Business Management Daily
The IRS has declined to appeal the decision striking down new regulatory requirements for professional tax return preparers. Previously, the IRS had imposed new testing and continuing education requirements on paid tax return preparers, with certain exemptions. But the requirements were struck down as being unconstitutional. (Loving, D.C. No. No. 13-5061, 2/14/14)
After years of debate, the EEOC published controversial new guidance on employers' use of background-check policies and practices. Then, it used those guidelines to file a series of important lawsuits alleging violation of federal discrimination law. Every employer needs to be in compliance....Click here to find out more.