Wednesday, July 20, 2022 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM EDT
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From the comfort of your home or office 


Koreen Jervis, EA 


This webinar is offered FREE to NYSSEA members in conjunction with NAEA's 50th Anniversary.  NYSSEA Members wishing to contribute to the NYSSEA Legal Defense Fund* may do so on the registration form.

Fee for NAEA Members:  $30.00

Fee for all others:  $60.00

*NYSSEA Legal Defense Fund:

NYSSEA has set aside funds to be used in case NYSSEA should ever need to defend itself.  Every year during the January Board meeting a Director makes a motion to move funds into this special use account.  If you would like to make a voluntary contribution to this account please note it on the registration form.



Traditional and Non-Traditional Advocacy – Working with the IRS in challenging times 

with Frank Agostino, Esq.

A 3 CE Hour NYSSEA Webinar

Non-traditional tax advocacy discusses ways to resolve tax controversies when normal channels are not working.  The discussion will focus on when and who to file complaints with the Taxpayer Advocate, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, the Civil Rights Unit of the IRS, Constituent Services of your Elected Representatives and the media – traditional and social.  At the end of the presentation, practitioners will understand how to complain and how to be heard. 

Frank Agostino, Esq.

Frank Agostino is the founder and president of Agostino & Associates, P.C.  Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Agostino was an attorney with the Internal Revenue Service’s District Counsel in Springfield, Illinois and Newark, New Jersey. H also served as a Special Assistant United

 States Attorney, where he prosecuted primarily criminal tax cases. As an adjunct professor, Mr. Agostino taught tax controversy at Seton Hall University W. Paul Stillman School of Business and Rutgers School of Law. He also served as the co-director of the Rutgers Federal Tax Law Clinic.

Mr. Agostino is a frequent speaker and author on tax controversy and litigation matters. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Journal of Tax Practice and Procedure. Mr. Agostino is actively involved with the American Bar Association and the New York County Lawyers’ Association.  Mr. Agostino is also the President of Taxpayers Assistance Corp., which provides tax and legal advice to low income taxpayers in the NY/NJ area.

Registration is now open!

Register ONLINE using the "Register Now!" button below.

Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email.  Look for the link to complete the ZOOM registration for this event.  You MUST register with ZOOM to receive CE credit for this event.


When registering with ZOOM, be careful to use the exact name and PTIN you use with the IRS.  We use the ZOOM registration to track attendance and award CE Credits.

Remember, it is best to attend this event on your desktop, laptop, or other device that will allow you to answer the required polling questions during the session.  Also, be sure that you have installed the latest version of ZOOM on your device, for optimal performance.

Online Registration is Strongly Encouraged

If you prefer to register by mail, just print out the registration form by clicking here and mail it to Koreen Jervis, EA. Please note that the mail-in registration form MUST reach Koreen by  July 15, 2022.