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As the U.S. grapples to cope with the challenges the corona virus presents, the IRS has elected to pump the brakes on its enforcement activities. 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 foreseeable future. Relief has not just been provided by way Stimulus packages and extends deadlines, but there would a lot of relief and liberal approach in administrative things like notices, appeals, collections, audits, etc.

Highlights of the webinar :

  • Current status, direction and workload 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 United States Tax Court proceedings
  • Modifications to enforced collection activities and opportunities for taxpayers who owe back taxes, and collection alternatives with the IRS including an offer in compromise, installment agreement, or innocent spouse relief to settle outstanding tax debt in COVID-19 Environment
  • Status of criminal tax investigations in the COVID-19 environment
  • Anticipated priorities of Criminal Investigation Division post-COVID-19

Webinar Qualifies for

  • 1 CPE credit of Taxes for all CPAs
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax for Maryland Tax Preparers
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax for Enrolled Agents ( IRS Approved : GEHNZ )
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax Subjects for California Tax Professionals (CTEC Approved - 6273)
  • 1 CE credit of Federal Tax for Oregon Tax Preparers
  • 1 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals/Bookkeepers/Accountants

Learning objectives

  • To identify the various extensions in tax filing and payment deadlines.
  • To recognize the status of criminal tax investigations in the COVID-19 environment
  • To identify the various status of pending Audits, Appeals, and United States Tax Court proceedings
  • To Understands current administrative priorities, status, direction and workload of IRS operations

About Presenter

Matthew Lee, JD, M.Tax

Accounting Manager, Fox Rothschild LLP

mlee@foxrothschild.com

Matthew D. Lee is a partner at the law firm of Fox Rothschild LLP in Philadelphia.  He is co-chair of the firm's White-Collar Criminal Defense & Regulatory Compliance practice group, and maintains an extensive tax controversy practice.  Mr. Lee regularly represents individuals and businesses in criminal and civil tax matters, including criminal tax investigations and prosecutions as well as proceedings before the Internal Revenue Service such as audits, Appeals, and collection matters.

Fox Rothschild LLP was founded in Philadelphia in 1907, and today the Philadelphia office continues as a cornerstone of the firm's strength. With more than 100 lawyers, the office has well-established practices in corporate law, financial services, labor and employment, litigation, real estate and taxation and wealth planning.

Fox Rothschild, which was named Pennsylvania's "Litigation Department of Year" for 2017 by The Legal Intelligencer, is one of the most well-respected firms in Philadelphia and serves business and civic leaders across the region.

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Reviews

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    Melvin Bernard
    May 7th 2020
    Matthew Lee presented a wonderful webinar in one hour that easily could have taken all day. There is so much changing every day and Matthew was on top of each subject. He absolutely is in sync with all of the new IRS memos and regs and he was able to share it with us in an uncomplicated manner.
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Millie Luza
THIS CLASS WAS VERY INFORMATIVE AND I NEED TO TAKE IT AGAIN! ONLY BECAUSE I HAD A FEW INTERRUPTIONS.
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Mary Walker
I was impressed with how much information the presenter was able to fit into such short amount of time.
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LaTrisha Williams , RTRP
This webinar is a MUST. Absolutely informative, clear and concise, every slide was engaging and I am armed with invaluable information for my clients.
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Jennifer Mahood , EA
Current update on IRS operations. mutch needed to answer client's questions.
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Angela M Williams , AFSP, RTRP, AFSP
This was my first webinar to attend and I lost the audio in the middle of the webinar. But the presentation was easy to follow and understand. The instructor was articulate and knowledgeable which makes a big difference using this platform. I learned some things I was not aware of and will take that info back to my office co-workers

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  • Cost FREE
  • CPE Credits 1
  • CE Credits 1
  • IRS Course ID GEHNZ-T-00143-20-O
  • CTEC Course ID 6273-CE-0154
  • Subject Area Taxes
  • Course Level Basic
  • Instructional Method group internet based
  • Prerequisites None
  • Advanced Preparation None
  • Who should attend? Enrolled Agent Tax Attorney Tax Practitioners Accountant CPA - Small Firm CPA - Mid Size Firm CPA - Large Firm Accounting Firm Tax Pros CPA (Industry) Tax Firm Young CPA CPA in Business Entrepreneurial CPA Tax Accountant (Industry) Tax Director (Industry) Accounting Practice Owners Tax Managers Tax Preparer
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upcoming Live CPE Webinars

Beyond the Numbers: Understanding the Important Gift, Estate, and Income Tax Elections
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 09:30 AM EST View Details/Register
Passive Activity Loss Limitations: Working with the Complex PAL Rules & Real Estate Tax Issues.
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Employment law landmines from recruiting to termination
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Best Overview on Individual Tax Updates 2020 (Basic)
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
Yellow Book Boot Camp – Introduction to NFP and Governmental Accounting & Auditing
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 10:00 AM EST View Details/Register
QBO Running reports - Information, Analysis & Better Decision
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
BASIS CALCULATIONS & DISTRIBUTIONS FOR PASS-THRU ENTITY OWNERS SCHEDULE K-1 ANALYSIS (LATEST)
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Annual Federal Tax Update - Individuals (Form 1040)
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Corporate External Financial Reporting Decisions
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 08:00 AM PST View Details/Register
Section 199A Update
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
TAX PRACTITIONERS ETHICS (LATEST 2020)
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 11:00 AM EST View Details/Register
MERCHANT ACCOUNT NIGHTMARES: THE SHADY WORLD OF CREDIT CARD PROCESSING FEES
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
HOW TO STRATEGIZE YOUR FIRM’S GROWTH AND EXPAND MARGINS IN THE NEW WORLD
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 12:00 PM EST View Details/Register
GENERALLY ACCEPTED GOVERNMENT AUDITING STANDARDS: THE NEW YELLOW BOOK (LATEST FOR NON-PROFIT)
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 12:30 PM EST View Details/Register
Year-End Payroll Updates (Latest)
Monday, November 30, 2020 | 01:00 PM EST View Details/Register