Employers are required to withhold taxes from their employees’ paychecks. Approximately 81% of all taxes received by the United States are from payroll taxes. When a business does not turn over those taxes, the government considers the non-payment as theft of their taxes, which can result in severe civil and criminal penalties. This course explains various ways the IRS protects its interest in unpaid payroll taxes, and how you can limit your exposure in civil and criminal penalties, as well as help your client understand their exposure as well. You will understand how the IRS protects its interest in the payroll taxes, what civil actions can be taken against the responsible party, and the ways the unpaid payroll taxes leads to criminal prosecutions. This event may be a rebroadcast of a live event and the instructor will be available to answer your questions during the event.
After attending this presentation, you will be able to…
The major topics covered in this course include:
CPAs who have clients that are employers. CPAs who sign payroll tax forms for their client when taxes are outstanding.
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