IRS

January 24, 2020

The Creation of the Gig Economy Tax Center Signals IRS Focus on Gig Economy Tax Compliance

An increasing number of workers are embracing the “gig economy” and working for themselves through services like Lyft, Uber, and Airbnb. Setting aside the effects the […]
January 16, 2020

IRS Hints at Increased Prosecution of Abusive Micro-Captive Insurance Tax Shelter Cases

In recent months, Forbes and Bloomberg Tax have published articles cautioning taxpayers of potential indicators that the IRS plans to refer tax shelter abusers to its […]
January 9, 2020

Ohio Businessman Pleads Guilty to Filing False Returns

According to a Department of Justice press release, Abdikarim Abdirahman, 57, of Columbus, Ohio, pleaded guilty in federal court this week to charges related to the […]
December 21, 2019

IRS Criminal Investigation Division (IRS-CI) Expanding to Target Crypto Users

The IRS Criminal Investigation Division (IRS-CI), which celebrated its hundredth anniversary this year, recently published the 2019 edition of its annual report on tax crimes, as […]
December 17, 2019

Las Vegas Man Pleads Guilty to Multiple Counts Related to Tax Fraud Scheme

According to a Department of Justice press release, Josiah Ntekume, of Las Vegas, Nevada, recently pleaded guilty to charges of wire fraud, identity theft, access device […]