IRS Enforcement Update and the Impact of Automation and Artificial Intelligence on the Future of the Tax Practice

$225.00

CLE credits earned: 2.5 GENERAL (or 2.5 LAW & LEGAL for WA state)

Voluntary compliance and enforcement of the tax law are at the heart of our tax system. Over the past several years, the IRS has been challenged to come up with new and more efficient ways to ensure that all taxpayers pay the correct amount of tax. This course will provide an update on new developments at the IRS.

Additionally, Artificial Intelligence and Automation are rapidly taking over the accounting profession and tax compliance. Both private firms and the IRS are utilizing technology to do what used to be done by teams of associates. Our panel will discuss how this automation is being deployed and what, in their view, the profession looks like in the not-too distant future.

Date / Time: January 29, 2020

•   2:00 pm – 4:40 pm Eastern
•   1:00 pm – 3:40 pm Central
•   12:00 pm – 2:40 pm Mountain
•   11:00 am – 1:40 pm Pacific

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Original Broadcast Date: November 22, 2019

Part 1. IRS Enforcement Update

SB/SE Update:
• Mary Beth Murphy, Commissioner, Small Business/Self-Employed Division, Internal Revenue Service
• Lisa Beard Niemann, Deputy Commissioner, Small Business Self-Employed Division, Internal Revenue Service
• Interviewer: Jeffrey M. Sklarz, Esq., Green & Sklarz LLC, New Haven, CT
Collections Update:
• Paul J. Mamo, Director, Collection, Internal Revenue Service
• Interviewer: Frank Agostino, Agostino & Associates PC, Hackensack, NJ
Appeals Update:
• Donna Hansberry, Chief, Appeals, Internal Revenue Service
• Interviewer: Eric L. Green, Esq., Partner, Green & Sklarz, New Haven, CT

Criminal Update:
• Don Fort, Chief, Criminal Investigation, Internal Revenue Service
• Interviewer: Sharon L. McCarthy, Esq., Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP, New York, NY

Part 2. The Impact of Automation and Artificial Intelligence on the Future of the Tax Practice

Moderator:
• Eric L. Green, Esq., Green & Sklarz LLC, New Haven, CT
Panel:
• Brent Robertson, Fathom, West Hartford, CT
• Peter Scavuzzo, Chief Information Officer, Marcum, LLP, Melville, NY
• Christopher Loiacono, CPA, EisnerAmper, New York, NY
• Michael C. Pelletier, CPA, Chief Innovation Officer, BlumShapiro

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