Monitor legislative and regulatory activity related to
procedural and general administrative matters. Develop technical and policy
recommendations related to tax procedure and administration, including
suggestions to improve and simplify tax forms and instructions, IRS
publications, and taxpayer educational materials. Maintain appropriate
relationships with the IRS, Treasury, Congress and other government officials.
Serve as the primary contact with IRS on behalf of all Tax Division committees
and TRPs when initiating dialogue on advocacy issues and discussions related to
proposed solutions regarding tax administration matters. Coordinate with the
Tax Practice Responsibilities Committee on advocacy matters involving tax
practice standards and professional ethics before the Office of Professional
Responsibility (OPR) and preparer oversight and procedure issues before the
Return Preparer Office (RPO). Responsible for submission of technical positions
or policy recommendations to OPR and RPO.