IR-2004-156 - IRS expands Pre-Filing Agreement Program to resolve issues for the current taxable year and up to four future taxable years.
IR-2004-155 – The IRS has issued letters to 1,700 businesses and retirement plan sponsors alerting them to new taxes and warning against participation in abusive schemes.
Industry Issue Resolution Program to Address Signature Requirements Regarding Employment Tax Returns
IR-2004-154 — The National Payroll Reporting Consortium presented the IIR submission requesting that the agency update procedures to recognize electronic filing and other changes.
IR-2004-153 — Taxpayers can easily find their potential sales tax deduction amount.
IR-2004-152 — IRS and the Treasury Department amend standards of practice for tax professionals.
IR-2004-151 — Pending dispute with Hercules Incorporated over a listed tax shelter transaction successfully resolved.
IR-2004-150 — A wide variety of issues are addressed, targeting abusive schemes to skirt pension laws.
IR-2004-149 — Appointees join 10 returning members who are in the second year of three-year terms.
IR-2004-148 — Appointees join eight returning members who are in the second year of a three-year term.
IR-2004-147— The IRS has certified the 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid as being eligible for the clean-burning fuel deduction.
IR-2004-146 — Agreement also specifies procedures for claiming treaty benefits and the methods each country uses to grant treaty benefits.
IR-2004-145 — Low-income taxpayers to get help with free tax assistance and learning about important tax benefits.
IR-2004-144 — No change in rates for the quarter beginning Jan. 1, 2005.
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