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    • 22 Apr 2021
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)
    • Zoom

    Federal Tax Research

    With Patrick D. Dimmitt

    When: Thursday, April 22, 5PM-7PM

    Where:  Via Zoom

    • This presentation will focus on researching Federal Tax Laws with an emphasis on free available resources. The topics discussed will include:

      • Locating current and historic statutory language, and finding law, including transition rules, that is not included in the Internal Revenue Code.
      • Sources for legislative history and Joint Committee prints.
      • Sources for Treasury Decisions and the importance of these to understanding the rules adopted in regulations and their use in determining prior regulation language.
      • The hierarchy of Federal tax authorities.
      • Code vs. subject-based approaches to tax research. 

    *MaSEA members, please use the email address that was used to create your NAEA membership to ensure that you receive the membership discounted price.*

    *NAEA members, please provide your NAEA number when registering or your registration will be cancelled. 

    About Our Speakers

    Patrick D. Dimmitt

    Patrick D. Dimmitt, EA, CFE, retired at the end of 2019 after more than 38 years with the Internal Revenue Service. His career began as a tax auditor in the Indianapolis District. After becoming a revenue agent, he was made the manager for the District’s tax shelter group. Subsequent management positions included Section Chief for Quality Review Staff, general program examination groups, and, beginning in 1997, he was made a case manager in the Coordinated Examination Program with responsibility as the District’s Program Manager, International. In 2000, his group was assigned to the predecessor of Large Business and International, from which he retired. In 2020, he became a full-time student at Indiana University in Indianapolis.  His Master of Science in Taxation coursework will be completed in March 2021. He is an associate academic member of the National Association of Enrolled Agents and its Indiana affiliate. He is also a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. In January 2021, he began working as a consultant for LCW Certified Public Accountants.

    • 10 Jun 2021
    • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (EDT)
    • VIA Zoom

    MaSEA 2021 Annual Meeting Notice


    In accordance with the Bylaws of the Massachusetts Society of Enrolled Agents, Inc., Article VI, Section 6.02a, I, Amit Johar EA, call all members in good standing to the society's Annual Meeting on Thursday June 10, 2021 virtually. The Annual Meeting shall convene at 4:00 PM.


    1. Introduction of Current Officers, Directors, and Past President 2. Secretary's Report

    2. Secretary's Report

    3. Treasurer's Report

    4. Committee Reports (Except Nominating)

    5. Old Business

    6. New Business

    a. Report of the Nominating Committee for Election of Officers and Directors

    b. Election of Officers and Directors

    7. Swearing In Of Officers

    8. Awards and Thank You's

    The 4pm Annual Meeting is followed by the installation of officers and directors. We are sorry that the current situation prevents us from physically meeting. MaSEA continues to work to support all members.

    I encourage members to attend the annual meeting, celebrate the accomplishments of the year gone by and welcome our newly elected Board of Directors. The current board worked well this year to better serve the membership. The group kept a focus on the best interests of the Society. The MaSEA Board of Directors is excited to share the details of several grEAt upcoming FY22 planned events. The complete agenda and registration information will be on our MaSEA website.

    Note that the Annual Meeting itself is free to all members. Please register before June 5th for the annual meeting to assist us with the webinar system. Information on the webinar and how to operate the system will be sent out in advance of the meeting. Please log on around 3:55 pm to make sure everything is working. We are sorry that we will not be holding education events on this day but please watch for new programs in the near future.

    I look forward to meeting everyone at the event Sincerely yours,

    Amit Johar EA MaSEA President

Past events

15 Apr 2021 MA DOR Zoominar
23 Mar 2021 MA DOR Zoominar
18 Mar 2021 Share Shop 2021
11 Mar 2021 March MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
18 Feb 2021 February Monthly Meeting: Taxpayer Advocate Service Update
11 Feb 2021 February MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
21 Jan 2021 January Monthly Meeting: PPP Loan Forgiveness
9 Jan 2021 1040 Tax Update 2
7 Jan 2021 January MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
7 Jan 2021 Social Security Investor Planning
5 Jan 2021 Planning For Health Care In Retirement
17 Dec 2020 December Monthly Meeting
11 Dec 2020 CPE Opportunity: SBA 504 Loan(s)
10 Dec 2020 1040 Tax Update 1
7 Dec 2020 CPE Opportunity: Cost Segregation
3 Dec 2020 December MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
19 Nov 2020 November Monthly Meeting
12 Nov 2020 November MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
29 Oct 2020 October MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
28 Oct 2020 October Monthly Meeting
27 Oct 2020 CPE Opportunity Innocent Spouse
22 Oct 2020 CPE Opportunity: The COVID Tax Court
17 Sep 2020 September Monthly Meeting
10 Sep 2020 MaSEA Virtual Social Cocktail Gathering
5 Aug 2020 Tax Business Practice Management Zoominar
23 Jul 2020 SEE Prep 2020
23 Jun 2020 June 23 Roundtable With IRS Taxpayer Advocate Bob Allen
18 Jun 2020 June 18 Roundtable With IRS Taxpayer Advocate Bob Allen
11 Jun 2020 June 2020 Annual Meeting
4 Jun 2020 June 4 MA DOR Tax Changes With Dana Ackerman (Waltham Dinner Crowd & NNE Members)
2 Jun 2020 June 2 MA DOR Tax Changes With Dana Ackerman (North Reading Roundtable)
28 May 2020 May 28 MA DOR Tax Changes With Dana Ackerman (413 Round Table, Western MA & CT members)
26 May 2020 May 26 MA DOR Tax Changes With Dana Ackerman (SE Mass – Cape, Bristol & Plymouth counties & RI members)
21 May 2020 May Ethics CE Meeting
21 May 2020 May 21 MA DOR Tax Changes With Dana Ackerman (Worcester Round Table & NNE members)
19 Mar 2020 March CE and Dinner & Share Shop
1 Jan 2020 January Dinner and CE
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