TAS Memo Provides Interim Guidance on Case Advocate Actions

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A Taxpayer Advocate Service memorandum posted to the IRS website provides interim guidance on subsequent actions taken after the receipt of information from a taxpayer. The memo says two Internal Revenue Manual sections covering subsequent actions to move a case to resolution are temporarily superseded until further notice, effective immediately. The IRM previously provided that such actions had to be taken within five workdays of the follow-up date on the TAMIS; the due-date for taxpayer information, or the date of the TAS employee's last action.