Tax Audit

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 21, 2020

New Jersey Man Convicted on Several Criminal Tax Charges for His Role In Tax Scheme

According to a Department of Justice press release, a New Jersey man was recently convicted of various tax crimes relating to a scheme that he and […]
January 12, 2020

Recent OTA Ruling Puts Out-of-State Service Providers At Risk

In a recent case decided by the California Office of Tax Appeals (“OTA”), a three-judge administrative law panel interpreted the state’s income apportionment and sourcing rules […]
October 5, 2019

Story Update: Former Washington, D.C. Lawyer Sentenced in Multi-Million Dollar Fraudulent Scheme

As an update to a story that we brought to you earlier this year, a former Washington, D.C. attorney was sentenced after being convicted for engaging […]
October 1, 2019

Buying a Business in California? Beware of Inheriting Seller’s Unpaid Sales Tax Debts or Incurring Successor Liability

A business can be a valuable asset to acquire – but be careful. If the entity owes unpaid sales taxes to the California Department of Tax […]
September 18, 2019

Wisconsin Business Owner Sentenced for Tax Evasion After Underreporting Income to IRS

Like other sources of taxable U.S. income, business income must be reported to the IRS. For example, partnership income is reported on Form 1065 (U.S. Return […]