The Tax Law Blog

April 19, 2017
What Happens if My Incomes Taxes Have Errors and I get Audited?

What Happens if My Income Taxes Have Errors and I get Audited?

Now that the tax filing deadline for 2017 (to file 2016 tax returns) has passed, taxpayers throughout the nation have already had the pleasure of tracking […]
April 17, 2017
Tax Treatment of Bitcoin is Certainly Uncertain

Tax Treatment of Bitcoin is Certainly Uncertain

It has been over three years since the Internal Revenue Service released guidance on the tax treatment of bitcoin and other virtual currency. Although the IRS […]
April 17, 2017
Colorado Businessman Indicted on Tax Evasion Charges

Colorado Businessman Indicted on Tax Evasion Charges

Sergio Murillo, a resident of Colorado was indicted last week for tax evasion by a federal grand jury sitting in Denver. According to prosecutors, Murillo owned […]
April 14, 2017
Owners of Pizza and Sandwich Shop First Face Raid & Then Federal Criminal Tax Charges

Owners of Pizza and Sandwich Shop First Face Raid & Then Federal Criminal Tax Charges

Many owners of retail businesses where many transactions are carried out in cash can come to believe that the use of cash provides the cover and […]
April 13, 2017
U.S. Expatriate Taxpayers: Tax Filing and Foreign Account Reporting Due Dates Are Quickly Approaching

U.S. Expatriate Taxpayers: Tax Filing and Foreign Account Reporting Due Dates Are Quickly Approaching

Some American citizens and tax residents may decide that the opportunities they wish to pursue will necessitate living outside of the United States. For many individuals, […]
April 11, 2017
Police Officers and Law Enforcement Officers Can Face Tax Audits and Civil/Criminal Tax Penalties Even When Using a Tax Preparer

Police Officers and Law Enforcement Officers Can Face Tax Audits and Civil/Criminal Tax Penalties Even When Using a Tax Preparer

Police officers, investigators, detectives, and other individuals who dedicate their life to carrying out a role in the criminal justice system are viewed as modern day […]