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Table of Contents


A. Purpose of Industry Overview
B. Use of the Intranet and Internet
C. General History of Industry Specialization Program (ISP)
D. History of Ground Transportation ISP
E. Industry Specialist Staffing (Technical Advisors in LB&I)
F. LB&I Industry Staffing
G. Description of the Trucking Industry

History of Trucking Industry


Industry Terms

A.   Abbreviations

Accounting Principles

Information Systems

Industry Operating Procedures

Government Regulatory Requirements

A.   Federal Requirements
B.   State Requirements
C.   Local Requirements

Significant Law and Important Issues

A. Coordinated Issues
B. Emerging or Other Significant Issues
C. Recent or Pending Legislation
D. Specific Industry Related Tax Law
E.  Important Revenue Rulings or RevenueProcedures
F.  Important Court Cases
G. Technical Advice Memorandums – Field Service Advices

Alternative Issue Resolution Considerations

Industry Resources

A.  WEB Sites
B.  Trade Associations
C.  Other IRS Training Courses/Videotapes
D.  Trade Magazines and Newsletters
E.   Industry Books
F.   Internal Revenue Manual Citations
G.  AICPA Auditing Standards and Publications
H.  Market Segment Specialization Program (MSSP)


A.   Complete Listing of Industry Overviews Available



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