Payroll Tax Compliance – IRS Offers Non-Compliant Employers Pre-Holiday Gift

NOVEMBER 2011

Just in time for the holiday season, the IRS recently gave employers the perfect gift. It launched a new voluntary compliance program to give businesses that misclassified workers as independent contractors the opportunity to come into compliance for just short

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The Tax Man Cometh – The IRS Steps Up Enforcement Here and Abroad

OCTOBER 2011

The Internal Revenue Service is making headway on closing the estimated $345 billion tax gap, and doing so in dramatic fashion both at home and abroad. In the U.S., marked increases in seizures, liens and levies have come at a

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FATCA – With the FATCA in the Fire, IRS Makes the Right Move

SEPTEMBER 2011

The recent IRS announcement that it would phase in requirements of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is a bow to sanity. It’s also good policy for taxpayers and the government, not just banks. Requirements for this sweeping law,

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