IRS names advisory committee members
- By Matthew Weigelt
- Jan 20, 2006
Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee
The Internal Revenue Service announced yesterday the names of seven new members of its Information Reporting Program Advisory Committee.
The newly appointed members are:Chandra Bhansali, president and co-founder at AccountantsWorld.com, Hauppauge, N.Y.
Karen Botvin, senior manager at Vanguard Group, Investor Tax Services, Malvern, Pa.
Holly Carlin, owner of Holly A. Carlin CPA, Park City, Utah
Erica Dinner, assistant director of Tax Information Reporting at Hartford Life Insurance Company, Simsbury, Conn.
Edward Jennings, corporate tax manager at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Samuel Kerch, controller/senior tax research analyst at Symmetry Software, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Alice Faye Touchet, principal of Faye Touchet, Lafayette, La.
The committee has 17 members who represent various segments of the information reporting program community, from major national professional and trade associations to state tax agencies.
The committee provides a public forum for discussing relevant tax administration issues between IRS officials and representatives of the public. Committee members offer recommendations and suggestions on issues intended to improve information reporting programs.**********