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K2's Safeguarding Taxpayer Data - A Guide For Your Required Security Plan

01.26.23 2:00PM – 01.26.23 3:40PM

Details

Credits
2.00

Level
Intermediate

Fees

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$79.00

Nonmember Fee
$109.00

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Description

Combatting today’s cybercriminals takes all of us working together. The Internal Revenue Service works with state tax agencies and the tax industry to fight these 21st-century identity thieves. Unfortunately, data thefts at tax professionals’ offices are on the rise. Online providers also must follow the six security and privacy standards in Publication 1345, Handbook for Authorized IRS e-file Providers of Individual Income Tax Returns. In addition, you fall under the PTIN and 4557 considerations if you prepare tax returns. Learn how to fulfill your obligations by participating in this session.

 

Highlights
  • Understand the need for protecting client data
  • Learn about the required security and privacy standards
  • Leave with a sample plan to consider your tax practice
Objectives
  • List examples of basic security steps and how to take them
  • Identify the signs of data theft and how to report data theft
  • List examples of how to respond and recover from a data loss
  • Identify examples of specific compliance issues found in the FTC Safeguards Rule
Designed For
Business professionals who are seeking to stay abreast of major technology developments
Vendor
ACPEN
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