This course provides a concise overview of the IRS Strategic Plan 2023-2031 and its impacts on the accounting profession and regulatory ethics. The course will cover the key goals and priorities of the IRS Strategic Plan, including improving service to taxpayers, enforcing the tax law fairly, transforming IRS operations, and fostering an inclusive and well-equipped workforce. Participants will learn about the specific measures the IRS plans to take to achieve these goals and the implications of these measures for tax professionals.

Topics Covered:

  • Overview of the IRS Strategic Plan 2023-2031
  • Key goals and priorities of the IRS Strategic Plan
  • Measures the IRS plans to take to achieve its goals
  • Implications of the IRS Strategic Plan for tax professionals and regulatory ethics
  • Planned changes to the way the IRS provides services and communicates with taxpayers
  • Planned strategies for staying up-to-date on IRS policies and procedures
  • Case studies of the impacts of the IRS Strategic Plan on the accounting profession

Who Will Benefit:
This course is intended for tax professionals, including accountants, who want to learn about the IRS Strategic Plan 2023-2031 and its impacts on their work and regulatory ethics.

Learning Objectives
  • Identify and understand how the IRS is designing and delivering secure and customized services that meet the diverse needs of taxpayers.
  • Recognize and summarize how the IRS is addressing the specific needs of underserved and multilingual communities and developing strategies for improving their ability to participate in the tax system.
  • Explore and explain how the IRS is developing effective outreach and education strategies to improve taxpayer understanding of their rights, responsibilities, and obligations.
  • Identify and give examples of how the IRS is safeguarding taxpayer data and privacy, and protect the IRS against internal and external threats.
  • Identify how the IRS is reorganizing operational structures to increase collaboration and maximize efficiencies, in order to provide an exceptional taxpayer experience.
  • Identify and list ways the IRS is modernizing technology infrastructure, and developing secure and sustainable solutions to improve tax administration, and increase digitalization.
  • Identify and understand how the IRS is improving data management and application of analytical capabilities to drive evidence-based decisions.
Last updated/reviewed: November 20, 2023
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I found this course regarding the IRS Strategic plan to be very informative. Brought up a perspective in not use to

Course Complexity: Foundational
Prior knowledge of the US tax system and accounting principles is recommended, but not required.
Education Provider Information
Company: Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact: For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
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Course Syllabus
  Course Agenda3:10
  What is IRS Strategic Plan11:12
  Plan Impact on US Tax Professionals6:24
  Inflation Reduction Act6:00
  New IRS Commissioner Objectives-116:50
  Objective 2 - Resolve Issues9:54
  Objective 4 - Deliver New Technology8:00
  Objective 3 - Expand Enforcement7:20
  Objective 5 - Empower Workforce6:42
  Implementation and Accountability7:06
  High Level Road Map8:04
  Other IRS Plan Consideration7:12
  GPT Critique Plan5:20
  Key Takeaways3:34
  The IRS Strategic Plan 2023-2031: Impacts on US Tax Professionals1:46:48
  Slides: The IRS Strategic Plan 2023-2031: Impacts on US Tax ProfessionalsPDF
  The IRS Strategic Plan 2023-2031: Impacts on US Tax Professionals GlossaryPDF