3 December By Christina Weed | mendasweed

[Video] Accountant Malpractice-Representing Accountants Before the OPR and in Civil Court

https://youtu.be/OjqMZQBEOhs   Mendes Weed, LLP represents accountant involved in malpractice cases. Accountants must follow Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS) and General Accepted Account Principles (GAAP).  In addition, CPAs or accountants who practice before the Internal Revenue Service are regulated by the Office of Professional Responsibility or OPR. Mendes Weed, LLP has experience representing accountants before OPR and in civil court.  Even though accountants may take steps to provide competent accounting services that are in line…
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12 July By Christina Weed | mendasweed

[Video] What is the OPR? Representing Tax Practitioners Before the OPR

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VaFRaF0XUFw Mendes Weed, LLP offers tax & business law services, with a strong specialty in dealing with the OPR. This video covers some of the issues related to tax practitioners who represent persons before the IRS. Practitioners who represent persons before the IRS must adhere to some guidelines.  For example, they: Are subject to regulation pursuant to 31 U.S.C. §330. Must demonstrate good character and a good reputation. Must possess the necessary qualifications and competence…
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30 June By Christina Weed | mendasweed

Appearing Before the Office of Professional Responsibility

The Law Offices of Christina Weed represent tax preparers in front of the OPR
  If you are an individual tax practitioner, tax preparer, attorney, or working for an internal compliance program, you must be aware that any misconduct that could result in disciplinary action from the Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR). When you receive notice to appear before the OPR, your career, reputation, and livelihood are at risk. It’s in your best interest to contact an experienced Tax Attorney who is familiar with the OPR and its proceedings.…
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