IR-2003-148 — Cono Namorato selected as director of the Office of Professional Responsibility.
IR-2003-147 — Rules to heighten standards for tax advisers and increase transparency and disclosure of information to the IRS.
IR-2003-146 — IRS reminds tax-exempt organizations that their public advocacy activity must adhere to tax rules as well as campaign-finance laws.
IR-2003-145 — Gaming industry employers, employees and the IRS work together to determine tip rates for some tipped employees.
IR-2003-144 — Responsible for custodial accounting of $2 trillion in taxpayer receipts and the agency’s $10 billion annual operating budget.
IR-2003-143 — Appointees join 10 returning members of the Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee, which holds its next meeting Feb. 3-4, 2004.
IR-2003-142 — Appointees join 11 returning members. The council holds its first meeting on Feb. 3-4, 2004.
IRS, Treasury Issue Notice Regarding Improper Deductions for Charitable Contributions of Patents and other Intellectual Property
IR-2003-141 — IRS intends to disallow improper deductions and taxpayers claiming them may be subject to penalties.
IR-2003-140 — Several steps taken to strengthen controls over the issuance of Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers.
IR-2003-139 — IRS advises taxpayers to ask questions and consider how much of the proceeds go to the intended charity.
IR-2003-138 — The interest rates for underpayment and overpayment of tax for noncorporate taxpayers remains unchanged for the quarter beginning Jan. 1, 2004.
IR-2003-137 — Robert H. Green to lead efforts on international tax issues.
IR-2003-136 — By the end of November 2003, the IRS had received 37.5 percent of all EIN applications through the Internet.
IR-2003-135 — The comprehensive tax guide for individuals, IRS Publication 17, has been updated for tax year 2003 and is available at IRS.gov.
IR-2003-134 — Taxpayers may reduce their taxes through gifts to tax-exempt charitable and religious groups.
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