Tax preparer workshops to be held throughout New Jersey

| 15 Oct 2012 | 09:42

. — New Jersey commercial tax preparers are invited to the Practitioner Institutes sponsored by the New Jersey Association of Public Accountants (NJAPA), Internal Revenue Service, New Jersey Division of Taxation, and cooperating colleges/universities.

The one-day institutes will be held during October and November at seven locations throughout the state and are geared toward the intermediate and advanced tax preparers with no pre-requisite required.

For information on how to download a registration form, go to

The topics to be presented by Internal Revenue Service are:

New Legislation and Overview of 2012 Income Tax Law Changes

Identity Protection Pin

Audit Procedures for Practitioners

New Correspondence for Taxpayers

The topics to be presented by State of New Jersey Division of Taxation are:

NJ Income Tax Update

Information from New Jersey Criminal Investigations

Information from Taxpayer Correspondence/Audit

Each session begins at 8:30 a.m., with lunch, and concludes at 4:30 p.m. Eight Continuing Professional Education credits will be issued in Taxation and six Continuing Education credits for enrolled agents and registered tax return preparers to those who complete the session.

The pre-registration fee for commercial tax preparers is $130 ($35 for full-time students with ID). The fee for those who register at the door is $145.

The institutes are being held at the following locations on the dates specified:

Thursday, Oct 25 - Montclair

Montclair University, Student Center

Ray Peche 973-790-1181

Saturday, Oct 27 - Randolph

County College Of Morris, Student Center-Davidson Room

Frank Kopicki 973-827-2793

Tuesday, Oct 30 - Edison

Middlesex County College, College Center Bldg, Lower Level, Room 100

Burt Zocks 732-738-0770

Friday, Nov 02 - Sewell

Gloucester County College, Instructional Center Room 430

Le Roy Thumlert 856-589-7272

Thursday, Nov 8 - West Windsor

Mercer Community College, The Conference Center

John Duffy 609-586-1990

Thursday, Nov 15 - Lakewood

Georgian Court University, The Casino (Gym)

Anthony Morro 732-919-1380

Friday, Nov 16 - Union

Kean University, University Center Room 228

Alice Weinstein 973-379-3275

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