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Don't miss the IRS national phone forum

On September 19, the IRS will present a national phone forum on how to get started with IRS e-file. Here is the IRS announcement, with all the important information:

IRS Stakeholder Liaison presents:

National Phone Forum

IRS e-file - How to Get Started

Date: September 19th, 2007
Cost: FREE

Location: The convenience of your home or office

Be our guest:

  • Tax professionals.
  • Tax practitioners.
  • Other tax professionals.
  • Payroll professionals.

Learn about becoming an IRS authorized electronic filing professional

  • Hear an overview of the electronic filing application process
  • Understand the basics of e-filing, and getting started.
  • Gain the benefits of electronic filing.
  • Learn about electronic filing resources and about the IRS Marketing Kit.
  • Listen to peers report their successes with electronic filing.

Earn Continuing Professional Education Credit:

  • Other tax professionals may receive credit if they qualify per their organization.
  • You need to register individually and use your PIN to receive credit.
  • Call in on a separate line to verify attendance.

A question and answer period will follow the presentation; however, due to the public nature of the call, we will not be able to answer specific client issues.

Sign up now! Here's how:

  • Select the time that works best for you:

Note: Time zones shown are Daylight Savings Time.

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  • Register at:
  • You will be assigned a Personal Identification Number (PIN) that must be used to join the conference.
  • If you have never registered with AT&T for a prior phone forum, you will need to click on "create a profile" first.

Register by September 14, 2007. We will e-mail materials for the class on September 17, 2007.

If you do not receive this e-mail by noon on September 18th, e-mail us at: to request the presentation materials.

Reservations are limited so register early. Please let us know if you registered and will not be able to attend the forum as there is a fee charged to the IRS for each unused line.

Dial in on September 19, 2007:

Toll free: 1-866-216-6835
Toll: 1-913-227-1220

  • Dial in 3-5 minutes early.
  • Enter your access code, then the pound (#) sign.
  • Enter your Personal Identification Number (PIN), then the pound (#) sign.
  • Your line will be placed on hold until the conference begins.

Questions? E-mail

Local Events

The IRS sponsors seminars, conferences, phone forums and other practitioner events throughout the year. Many are free and may qualify for CPE credit.

Upcoming events include Electronic IRS seminars held around the nation beginning in August and running through December. For more information on your state's events, visit Practitioner Local Liaison Meetings, Phone Forums and Seminars.