News Releases for August 2010

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IR-2010-93, August 27, 2010 — The IRS is encouraging business taxpayers, associations and other interested parties to submit to the Industry Issue Resolution (IIR) program.

IR-2010-92, Aug. 19, 2010 — Consistent with a Financial Management Service initiative announced in April of this year, the IRS today issued proposed regulations to significantly increase the number of electronic transactions between taxpayers and the federal government.

IR-2010-91, Aug. 19, 2010 — The IRS announced a new online application system for compensated tax return preparers is expected to go live in mid-September.

IR-2010-90, Aug. 19, 2010 – The IRS announced that interest rates for the calendar quarter beginning Oct. 1, 2010, will remain the same.

IR-2010-89, Aug. 5, 2010 — Debt indicator is used to facilitate refund anticipation loans.

IR-2010-88, August 4, 2010 — IRS officials announced today the realignment and renaming of the Large and Mid-Size Business (LMSB) division to Large Business and International (LB&I) division.

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