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Tax Law Blog – IRS Appeals Representation

August 17, 2022

IRS Releases Five-Year Strategy for Enforcement Practices

August 8, 2018

What to Expect from an IRS Audit of Your Streamlined Offshore Disclosure Submission

U.S. taxpayers are required to disclose offshore income and assets to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by filing an electronic tax document known as an FBAR […]
March 23, 2018

Sending Money to a U.S. Bank from Abroad? Beware of a Wire Transfer Audit – and Potential FATCA Penalties

Wire Transfer Audit & Potential FATCA Penalties: This Page at a Glance Understanding how international financial holdings affect American taxpayers is a difficult process, even when […]
January 31, 2018

Attention Cryptocurrency Traders: Prepare for Higher Tax Liabilities Under the GOP Reform Act

On December 20, Senate Republicans passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, voting 51-48 to support a reconciled version of the bill which merged […]
November 6, 2017

Should the IRS Be Banned from Hiring Tax Attorneys to Assist with Audits?

In 2014, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) stirred up controversy after hiring a private tax law firm to assist with an IRS tax audit of tech […]
September 15, 2017

IRS Wins Fight to Exclude Its Own Position on the Willfulness Standard from Court

We previously wrote about a taxpayer that was fighting a civil penalty for failing to timely file under U.S. Foreign Bank Account Reporting (FBAR) laws. In […]