In a Limited Study, Preparers Made Significant Errors

April 2014
GAO Reports;4/8/2014, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article presents a testimony to examine how tax return preparers are regulated by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and characteristics of tax returns completed by preparers. Topics discussed include factors affecting quality and accuracy of tax preparation, significant preparer errors found by the Government Accountability Officer (GAO) and role of paid preparers in voluntary tax system of the nation.


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