The AICPA issued draft language in October, 2010, to all members of the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees in support of tax due date simplifications.
Texas members of the AICPA council, along with those from other states, met with legislators in May and asked that they support a bill introduced by Sen. Michael Enzi (R-Wyo.), S. 845 the Tax Return Due Date Simplification and Modernization Act of 2011.
Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.) introduced companion bill H.R. 2382 on June 24. Both bills have been referred to their respective committees.