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Below please find daily updates pertaining to the latest in financial, business, and tax news:

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NTA Blog: EITC Awareness Day Is January 27: The Earned Income Tax Credit is an Important and Confusing Credit for Eligible Taxpayers

Thu, Jan 26, 2023

January 26, 2023 – The tax year (TY) 2022 filing season kicked off on January 23, 2023. Each filing season, […] The post NTA Blog: EITC Awareness Day Is January 27: The Earned Income Tax Credit is an Important and Confusing Credit for Eligible Taxpayers appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Careers: Legal Tax Advisor

Thu, Jan 26, 2023

December 29, 2022 – TAS will launch a Pre-Filing Season Awareness outreach campaign in January.  It is a nationwide effort […] The post TAS Careers: Legal Tax Advisor appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Success Story: TAS facilitates an acceptance of a taxpayer’s offer in compromise

Thu, Jan 26, 2023

January 26, 2022  –  A taxpayer filed an offer in compromise (OIC) because they were unable to pay their IRS […] The post TAS Success Story: TAS facilitates an acceptance of a taxpayer’s offer in compromise appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

National Taxpayer Advocate Joins C-SPAN’s Washington Journal for Live Questions & Answers

Mon, Jan 23, 2023

January 23, 2023 -The National Taxpayer Advocate Answers Taxpayer Questions About Tax Filing Season Challenges, IRS Backlogs, and More National […] The post National Taxpayer Advocate Joins C-SPAN’s Washington Journal for Live Questions & Answers appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: National Taxpayer Advocate Releases 2022 Annual Report to Congress

Fri, Jan 20, 2023

January 20, 2023 – Last week, I submitted to Congress the National Taxpayer Advocate’s 2022 Annual Report and the sixth edition of the […] The post NTA Blog: National Taxpayer Advocate Releases 2022 Annual Report to Congress appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: January 16, 2023, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

Fri, Jan 13, 2023

January 13, 2023 – On the third Monday in January, we observe Martin Luther King, Jr., Day of Service. As […] The post NTA Blog: January 16, 2023, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

National Taxpayer Advocate delivers 2022 Annual Report to Congress

Wed, Jan 11, 2023

January 11, 2023 – The report assesses taxpayer service challenges in 2022 and the outlook for 2023. Title: National Taxpayer […] The post National Taxpayer Advocate delivers 2022 Annual Report to Congress appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

TAS Tax Tip: TAS shares tips to help taxpayers prepare tax returns without issues that cause return processing errors and refund delays.

Thu, Dec 29, 2022

December 29, 2022 – TAS will launch a Pre-Filing Season Awareness outreach campaign in January.  It is a nationwide effort […] The post TAS Tax Tip: TAS shares tips to help taxpayers prepare tax returns without issues that cause return processing errors and refund delays. appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: Heard Loud and Clear: IRS Postpones Implementation of $600 Form 1099-K Reporting by a Year

Tue, Dec 27, 2022

December 27, 2022 -As a result of taxpayer confusion, lack of clear guidance, concerns about the existing backlog, and impact […] The post NTA Blog: Heard Loud and Clear: IRS Postpones Implementation of $600 Form 1099-K Reporting by a Year appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

NTA Blog: Happy Holidays from the Taxpayer Advocate Service and My Requests for Santa

Wed, Dec 21, 2022

December 21, 2022 – As we all start to gather for the holidays, we at the Taxpayer Advocate Service (TAS) […] The post NTA Blog: Happy Holidays from the Taxpayer Advocate Service and My Requests for Santa appeared first on Taxpayer Advocate Service. ...

"I just wanted to let you know that I am extremely pleased with the work provided by Robertson & Robertson. We used their services to perform an annual audit, which really opened our eyes to our operations. They were able to objectively help us identify issues within our accounting information system that resulted in a very positive impact to our "bottom line", which is valuable for any company in any industry. Robertson & Robertson is a trustworthy and professional accounting firm that I would recommend to any company looking to become more profitable and knowledgeable about their operations".


Javed Meghani
Chairman & CEO, Mega Energy

"2010 was the first year US Imaging, Inc. used Robertson & Robertson, PLLC to prepare the 401(k) audit for our plan's Form 5500. Ben Robertson and Carisma Robertson were extremely professional, yet personable to work with. They were certainly knowledgeable and I would recommend them without hesitation."


Martha Law
CFO, US Imaging, Inc.

"Robertson & Robertson have managed to combine the expertise you would expect from a 'Big Four' firm while still retaining the personal touch. From day one they showed a genuine interest and quickly grasped the issues particular to our business. They have given valuable guidance to our financial team. Our audits have been carried out efficiently and diligently with the minimum of disturbance to the accounting functions. Above all, I have appreciated their objective feedback and support. I highly recommend doing business with them as they will bring about great benefits".


Richard Wakim
President, Brilliant Energy

"In 2011, we engaged Robertson & Robertson, P.L.L.C., to perform our 2010 annual SAS 70 (Type II) audit, and found them to be thorough, professional and consistent with the guidelines established for this particular type of audit. Their firm proved to be infinitely approachable when questions or concerns arose, and were quick to respond to our queries. In all, their knowledge and expertise helped our company to improve our processes, focus on objectives needing to be fine-tuned and left us in an excellent position for the upcoming transition to the SSAE 16 audit."


Mike Pettey
President, Alliance Benefit Group of Houston

"Working with Robertson & Robertson is a very pleasant experience. Their staff is very knowledgeable and up to date on the latest laws and requirements. They are thorough yet considerate of your time. They create a comfortable enough atmosphere to make our review relatively painless. We will be working with them again next year."


Lori Biehle
Vice President, Phoenix Millwork, LLC

"Thorough and professional - those two words summarize my impression of the CPA services provided by Ben Robertson of Robertson & Robertson. From the initial engagement interview, to the final financial review report, to conscientious follow-up, Robertson & Robertson made sure all the "i's" were dotted and all the "t's" were crossed and that JES Tech had everything we needed to fulfill our reporting obligations. Thanks Robertson & Robertson!"


Keith Sabin
Vice President, JES Tech