Industry Links

IRS – American Rescue Plan (ARP) Updates

7/13/21: IRS Readies Nearly 4 Million Refunds for Unemployment Compensation Overpayments | Español
7/12/21:Online Child Tax Credit Eligibility Tool Now Available in Spanish; Other Multilingual Materials Help Families See If They Qualify for Advance Payments |  Español
6/30/21: Families Receiving Monthly Child Tax Credit Payments Can Now Update their Direct Deposit Information | Español
6/22/21: IRS Announces Two New Online Tools to Help Families Manage Child Tax Credit Payments | Español 
6/22/21: Child Tax Credit Eligibility Assistant
6/22/21: Child Tax Credit Update Portal (verify payment eligibility, unenroll, or opt out)
6/14/21: Child Tax Credit Non-filer Sign-up Tool | Español
6/14/21: Home Page – Advance Child Tax Credits in 2021 | Español
6/14/21: 2021 Child Tax Credit and Advance Child Tax Credit Payments FAQs
6/11/21: Aid to Families and Small Business Under the American Rescue Plan | Español
Child and Dependent Care Tax Credit FAQs | Español
Small Business – Tax Credits for Paid Leave | Español
6/7/21: IRS Sending Letters to More than 36M Families Who May Qualify for Monthly Child Tax Credits; Payments start July 15 | Español
6/4/21: IRS Sending More than 2.8M Refunds to Those Who Already Paid Taxes on 2020 Unemployment Compensation | Español
2020 Unemployment Compensation Exclusion FAQs | Español
6/3/21: How the ARP affects 2021 Taxes, Part 2 | Español
6/2/21: How the ARP affects 2021 Taxes, Part 1 | Español
5/18/21: Guidance on Premium Assistance and Tax Credit for Continuation Health Coverage
IRS Suspends Requirement to Repay Excess Advance Payments of the
2020 Premium Tax Credit
 | Español
5/11/21: Overview of Retroactive Tax Benefits Help Many People Now Preparing 2020 Returns | Español

IRS – Covid Tax Relief Updates

COVID Tax Relief & Economic Impact Payments Info For Individuals & Businesses | Español
Economic Impact Payment Information Center | Español
First Economic Impact Payment FAQs (go to bottom of page) | Español
Second Economic Impact Payment FAQs | Español
Third Economic Impact Payment FAQs | Español
TY2020 Recovery Rebate Credit | Español
About Form 7202 – Credits for Sick Leave and Family Leave for Certain Self-Employed Individuals | Español 
Get My Payment General Information | Español
Get My Payment FAQs  | Español

IRS Publications​​

IRS Circular 230 Regulations for Tax Professionals
IRS Publication 17
IRS Publication 1345 – Handbook for Authorized e-File Providers
IRS Publication 3112 – Applying and Participating in IRS e-File
IRS Publication 4557 – Safeguarding Taxpayer Data
IRS Publication 4567 – Paid Preparer Due Diligence
IRS Publication 4567 – Preparadores Remunerados
La Diligencia Debida

State Resources​

State Tax Websites
State Government Websites
State Tax Forms
State Requirements for Preparers Offering Bank Products

IRS Quick Links

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Where’s My Refund | Español
Where’s My Amended ReturnEspañol
Create or View Taxpayer Account Information Online | Español
E-help Desk for Tax Professionals
e-Services Login Page
MeF (Modernized e-File) Status Page
e-News Subscription Services
Filing Season Statistics
Federal 1040 Filing & Payment Deadlines
State Tax Filing Deadlines

IRS Resources​

Annual Filing Season Program (AFSP) Certification
Additional Child Tax Credit (ACTC)
Check Your EFIN Status
Due Diligence Checklist
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) | Español
e-News for Tax Professionals
ITIN (Individual Taxpayer Identification Number)
News / Newswire
Offer in Compromise
PTIN Requirements; Status; Renewal
Quick Alerts
Social Media
Submit 3rd Party Authorization IRS Forms 2848 and 8821 Online
Tax Professional Associations
Tax Scam and Consumer Alerts
Tax Security 101 for Tax Professionals
Tax Tips
Taxes-Security-Together Checklist
Taxpayer Notice CP2000
Transcript Services FAQs
Video Portal (IRS)
Webinars (IRS)

Industry News & Reports​

6/30/21: National Taxpayer Advocate Annual Objectives Report to Congress
6/30/21: National Taxpayer Advocate – Review of the 2021 Tax Season
6/23/21: ETAAC Delivers 2021 Annual Report with Recommendations to Congress and IRS
5/20/21: Treasury Department: American Families Plan Tax Compliance Agenda | Press Release
1/15/21: IRS News Release: 2021 Tax Filing Season Begins Feb. 12 | Español
1/11/21: IRS Statement — Update on Economic Impact Payments | Español
1/13/21: National Taxpayer Advocate Annual Report to Congress – Focuses on Taxpayer Impact of COVID-19 and IRS Funding Needs
1/12/21: All Taxpayers Now Eligible for Identity Protection PINs | Español