Texas Tax Professional Advisory Committee Meeting

Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at 10:00 a.m.
Videoconference Meeting


This meeting will take place via videoconference and will be broadcast on TDLR’s YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/TexasLicensing.  The meeting agenda and materials are available on the department’s webpage at www.tdlr.texas.gov. If you need materials in an alternate format, contact the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation at least five working days before the meeting date.  Phone: (512) 463-6599, TDD/RELAY TEXAS: 1-800-relay-VV (for voice), 1-800-relay-TX (for TDD).

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum and Introductions
  3. Virtual Meetings Training
    1. Meeting Protocol and Best Practices
    2. Public Comments
    3. Public Participation
  4. Approval of Minutes-Meeting of November 1, 2018
  5. Public Comment
    Any person wishing to address the Board must submit an Email by following the Public Comment Instructions found on the last page of the agenda or located at www.tdlr.texas.gov. Emails must be submitted to the Board liaison at board.comments@tdlr.texas.gov by 12:00 PM, Tuesday, May 3, 2022. TDLR office will not be open for public comment.
  6. Open Government Training
    1. Open Meetings Act
    2. Public Information Act
    3. Administrative Procedure Act
  7. Staff Reports – Briefing from Staff and discussion:
    1. Licensing Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Statistics
      3. Projects
    2. Customer Service Division
      1. Statistics
    3. Enforcement Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Statistics
    4. Education and Examination Division
      1. Statistics
      2. Updates
    5. Regulatory Program Management Division
      1. Personnel Updates
      2. Statistics
      3. Current Projects
      4. Outreach
    6. Executive Office
      1. Sunset and Bill Implementation Update
      2. Communication Outreach Statistics
  8. Discussion and Update on 2019 Rule Review of 16 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 94
  9. Discussion and Update on 2022 Bill Implementation of Senate Bill 916
  10. Discussion and Appointment of Workgroup Members for:
    1. Education and Examination Workgroup – duties to include continuing education requirements or any precertification education requirements.
    2. Enforcement Ethics Work Group – duties to include criminal conviction guidelines, the penalty matrix, and other enforcement related matters.
    3. Licensing Workgroup – duties include making recommendations regarding licensing requirements, inspections and compliance, other administrative matters, and rules.
  11. Recommendations for agenda items for the next Committee meeting
  12. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Committee meeting
  13. Adjournment

The Texas Tax Professional Advisory Committee will accept public comment for the Tuesday, May 3, 2022, meeting. 

Written comments must be submitted to Board.Comments@tdlr.texas.gov by no later than 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. Comments will be provided to the Committee members for their review prior to the meeting but will not be read aloud during the public meeting. 

If you wish to address the Committee during the public meeting, please provide your contact information to Board.Comments@tdlr.texas.gov by 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. During the meeting, you will receive an email with a link/phone number to join the meeting. You will be given no more than three (3) minutes to speak. The presiding officer may reduce the time provided for public comments based on the number of requests received. Ensure that you have a reliable connection and clear audio. 

**Please email your public comment request to Board.Comments@tdlr.texas.gov. **


Email request for Public Comment must include:

  • Agenda Item or Specific Topic
  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Please indicate whom you are representing. Ex: attorney, yourself or other

Failure to provide the information requested directly above could result in your comment being delayed or taken out of order.