October 18, 2018
Can the IRS Collect Tax Debts Like FBAR Penalties After Death?

Can the IRS Collect Tax Debts Like FBAR Penalties After Death?

You may have heard the famous saying that “nothing is certain but death and taxes.” But what happens when death precedes taxation, and how are the […]
October 17, 2018
Former Jersey Shore Cast Member Sentenced for Tax Evasion

Former Jersey Shore Cast Member Sentenced for Tax Evasion

Earlier this year, we brought you a blog detailing the story of a celebrity that had found himself in trouble with the IRS. In February, Michael […]
October 15, 2018
New York Businessman Guilty of Tax Evasion and Preparing False Return

New York Businessman Guilty of Tax Evasion and Preparing False Return

According to a press release by the Department of Justice, the owner of a precious metals business was found guilty of tax evasion and aiding in […]
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 […]
October 10, 2018
Racecar Driver and Business Owner Sentenced to Prison for Tax Fraud

Racecar Driver and Business Owner Sentenced to Prison for Tax Fraud

According to a press release by the Department of Justice, William Whittington, 68, of Arizona, was sentenced to serve 18 months in a federal prison for […]
October 8, 2018
First Taxpayer Convicted for FATCA Noncompliance, More IRS Enforcement Expected

First Taxpayer Convicted for FATCA Noncompliance, More IRS Enforcement Expected

The acronym “FATCA” refers to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. FATCA, which was passed by Congress in 2010 as part of the Hiring Incentives to […]