The 2016-2017 priority guidance plan [PDF 160 KB]—updated August 15, 2016—contains 281 guidance and regulatory projects that the IRS has identified as priorities and intends to work on during the 12-month period from July 2016 through June 2017.
The IRS noted that it will update and re-publish this priority guidance plan during the year, to reflect additional items and to report guidance that has been issued.
The IRS and Treasury Department's Office of Tax Policy use the guidance priority plan or list, each year, to identify and prioritize the tax issues that are to be addressed through regulations, revenue rulings, revenue procedures, notices, and other published administrative guidance.
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