AARP Cyber Tax Alerts

IRS (Go to the IRS Quality and Tax Alert Site for QSRA and VTA IRS alerts.)


Only the Cyber Tax Alerts that relate to specific tax issues are retained below. Other, more “administrative” ones, are deleted once their usefulness has passed. Log on to the volunteer portal and find them under the OneSupport Help Center’s Communication > Cyber Tax  menu.

CTA# Date Subject
TY2016-04 February 27, 2017 VTA 2017-01: Claiming Education Benefits and Continuing Education Credits Process
TY2015-07 April 21, 2016 End of Season Reminders: Data Security, Acknowledgements, Reimbursement
TY2015-06 March 22, 2016 Reimbursement and Time Entry Modules added to Volunteer Portal
TY2015-05 February 22, 2016 VTA 2016-02: Publication 4012 and 4011 changes, and Spanish Link & Learn
TY2015-04 February 4, 2016 Consolidated Appropriations Act 2016 (Extenders) and Full year Health Coverage Box on Form 1040
TY2015-02 October 2, 2015 New Volunteer Portal
TY2014-08 February 20, 2015 Tax returns that have ACA issues
TY2013-07 March 24, 2014 Education Credit and Balance Due
TY2013-06 March 14, 2014 Disability Income
TY2013-05 February 21, 2014 Reminder to secure taxpayer financial data at sites
TY2013-04 February 7, 2014 8453 and Scanning
TY2012-09 March 13, 2013 Retirement savings contributions, Pensions, Self employment expenses
TY2012-07 February 14, 2013 Child Tax Credit attached to Form 1040 and Schedule 8812
TY2012-05 February 6, 2013 Volunteer Tax Alert, Quality Site Requirements Alert, Brokerage Statement update, Scope Issues
TY2012-04 January 30, 2013 Brokerage Statement clarification, 8863, reminders
TY2011-08 April 5, 2012 IRA Deductions, Possible Tax Scams
TY2011-07 March 20, 2012 Balance due returns, Security, Privacy and Confidentiality
TY2011-01 January 17, 2012 Volunteer Standards of Professionalism