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Subject:  Re: no more tax preparer licensing/education Date:  1/25/2013  11:32 PM
Author:  RBMunkin Number:  117538 of 123001

"The suit was over the IRS's ability to regulate all tax preparers"

I read that the suit was that the IRS has no legal authority to make up such a regulation; that it's up to Congress, which did NOT do so.

"Granted, a great many of these preparers do a fine job. But the IRS has been out to improve the quality of tax preparers for a number of years. This mandatory program was their attempt at enforcing some standards on the industry. "

Somehow I doubt the