Registration for the 2014 IRS Nationwide Tax Forums is now open for enrolled agents, certified public accountants, certified financial planners and other tax professionals. Those who sign up by the pre-registration date will save $130 per attendee off the on-site price.
The IRS Nationwide Tax Forums are three-day events that provide tax professionals with the most up-to-date information on federal and state tax issues presented by experts from the IRS and its partner organizations through a variety of training seminars and workshops.
2014 Registration Fees, Dates and Locations:
The cost of enrollment for those who pre-register is $225 per person, a savings of $130 off the late or on-site registration price of $355. Pre-registration ends two weeks prior to the start of each forum.
|Location||Forum Dates||Pre-Registration Deadline for $225 Rate|
|Chicago||July 1 – 3||June 17|
|San Diego||July 15 – 17||July 1|
|New Orleans||July 22 – 24||July 8|
|National Harbor, Md. (Washington, DC)||Aug. 19 – 21||Aug. 5|
|Orlando, Fla.||Aug. 26 – 28||Aug. 12|
More than 40 separate seminars and workshops are being offered, and enrolled agents and certified public accountants may earn up to 18 Continuing Professional Education Credits in each location. Additionally, these seminars may qualify for continuing education credit for certified financial planners, pending review and acceptance by the Certified Financial Planner Board.
A few days before the start of each forum, attendees will be able to download, print or to load onto their mobile devices slide presentations of seminars that they are interested in.
National Participating Association Members
Members of the participating associations below qualify for discounted enrollment costs if they meet the pre-registration deadlines above. Members who meet the early registration deadline would pay $215 and should contact their association directly for more information:
- American Bar Association (ABA)
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- National Association of Enrolled Agents (NAEA)
- National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP)
- National Society of Accountants (NSA)
- National Society of Tax Professionals (NSTP)
In addition to the seminars, the forums also feature a two-day expo with representatives from tax, financial, and business communities offering their products, services, and expertise designed with the tax professional in mind.
In a survey of 2013 attendees, the forums received an overall 94% percent satisfaction rate. 2014 marks the 24th year that the IRS has hosted these forums to help educate and interact with the tax professional community.
For more information, or to register online, visit www.irstaxforum.com.