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IRS Permanently Enjoined From Enforcing Tax Preparer Regulations

Admit it, you feel a secret joy when the IRS was permanently enjoined from enforcing regulations on the little people.

In Loving v. IRS, the D.C. Circuit held that the IRS lacked the authority to enforce the Treasury Department Circular 230, which imposed regulations on tax return preparers.

This case demonstrates that minor nuances in statutory language can cost you the case.