October 11, 2018
Understanding the FBAR Tax Crimes Behind Paul Manafort’s Plea Deal with Prosecutors

Understanding the FBAR Tax Crimes Behind Paul Manafort’s Plea Deal with Prosecutors

Whether you’re a self-described “political junkie” or simply a person who likes to stay current on tax and financial news, you are no doubt aware of […]
September 11, 2018
Update: New York Accountant Sentenced to 33 Months for Tax Evasion Scheme

Update: New York Accountant Sentenced to 33 Months for Tax Evasion Scheme

In March 2018, our tax evasion attorneys wrote about the case of Olean, New York-based CPA Joseph Stevens. At the time of our original article, Stevens […]
August 23, 2018
North Carolina Resident Will Spend 18 Months in Prison for IRS Obstruction

North Carolina Resident Will Spend 18 Months in Prison for IRS Obstruction

According to a Department of Justice press release, a North Carolina resident was sentenced to serve a year and a half in a federal prison after […]
August 8, 2018
What to Expect from an IRS Audit of Your Streamlined Offshore Disclosure Submission

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 […]
July 25, 2018
San Francisco Area CPA Found Guilty of Aiding and Abetting Tax Fraud

San Francisco Area CPA Found Guilty of Aiding and Abetting Tax Fraud

On Wednesday, July 18, 2018, defendant Marc Howard Berger, CPA and resident of Walnut Creek, California, was found guilty on three counts of aiding and abetting […]
July 24, 2018
IRS Releases New, Shortened Version of Income Tax Return (Form 1040)

IRS Releases New, Shortened Version of Income Tax Return (Form 1040)

For decades, simplification of the U.S. Tax Code has been a fundamental promise of the GOP political platform. In an effort to deliver on that promise, […]