It’s time for paid tax return preparers to renew their Preparer Tax Identification Numbers (PTINs) for 2013.
The online PTIN renewal process takes about 15 minutes and will cost $63. Preparers who have forgotten their log-in information, password, or email address can use online tools to resolve these issues. Get started at www.irs.gov/ptin.
For more information about requirements for federal tax professionals, go to www.irs.gov/for-Tax-Pros.
Ohio Tax Commission to speak at MEGA Tax Conference
The post-election road to tax season is full of challenges for CPAs working in public accounting and the corporate arena. Find out what’s happening in Ohio taxes from Ohio Tax Commissioner Joseph Testa at this year's MEGA Tax Conference, Dec. 6-7
Testa will highlight a variety of new and existing state tax initiatives including proposals to modernize the state’s oil and gas excise tax, revamp Ohio's tax treatment of financial institutions, and the ongoing efforts to simplify and modernize state tax laws.