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IRS E-File Application Summary Required Prior to E-Filing with UltraTax CS and GoSystem Tax RS

IRS E-File Application Summary Required Prior to E-Filing with UltraTax CS and GoSystem Tax RS

If you haven’t already done so, you’ll need to provide a copy of your IRS e-file application summary before you can electronically file returns via UltraTax CS and GoSystem Tax RS. For UltraTax CS If you attempt to e-file returns in UltraTax CS without verifying your e-file application summary, you’ll receive the following message: “Your … Read More

You’re More Than Just a Tax Preparer: UltraTax CS Webinar

You’re More Than Just a Tax Preparer: UltraTax CS Webinar

You’re more than just a tax preparer—you’re the expert on what your clients need. And no one can appreciate this more than your peers. That’s why we’re hosting a free webinar where fellow practitioners will share why they chose to switch to Thomson Reuters UltraTax CS to improve their workflow—and how they save … Read More

Important Information about Affordable Care Act Forms

Important Information about Affordable Care Act Forms

On December 28, 2015, the IRS granted an extension to insurers, self-insuring employers, other coverage providers and applicable large employers for providing the new health care information reporting forms in 2016. These groups now have additional time to provide the following 2015 health coverage forms to individual taxpayers and the IRS. 1095-B, Health Coverage (includes … Read More

States Implement New Identity Verification Requirement for E-Filed Tax Returns

States Implement New Identity Verification Requirement for E-Filed Tax Returns

In the ongoing effort to combat widespread identity theft and the fraudulent filing of tax returns, many states will now require taxpayers to provide a new piece of personal identification: their driver’s license number (DLN). Some states may also request related information, such as the issuing state, date of issue and expiration date. As a … Read More