IRS Statement on Court Ruling Related to Return Preparers

Update Feb. 21, 2014 On Feb. 11, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld the decision of the lower court in the case of Loving vs. IRS, finding insufficient statutory support for the IRS’ regulation of federal tax return preparers. Taxpayer reliance on paid tax return preparers and effective tax…