An effective compliance program can help diminish an organizational criminal fine

July 2019

On April 30, 2018, the Criminal Division of the US Department of Justice (DOJ) released a  https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/an-effective-compliance-program-can-13323/

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If you Exchange Virtual Currency, you are a Money Transmitter and must comply with the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA)

july 2019

FinCEN defines a Money Service Business (MSB) as any person DOING BUSINESS, whether or not on a regular basis or as an organized business concern, in one or more of the following capacities: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/if-you-exchange-virtual-currency-you-87129/

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Understanding how Taxpayers may Appeal to the IRS Office of Appeals

July 2019

IRS has an Office of Appeals (OOA) that operates as an “independent” organization within the IRS. The goal of the OOA is to  https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/understanding-how-taxpayers-may-appeal-93524/

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Penalty of $25,000 for Foreigners with a 25% ownership stake or control of a U.S. legal entity that fail to file Form 5472

July 2019

Form 5472 is an Information Return of a 25% Foreign-Owned U.S. Corporation or a Foreign Corporation Engaged in a https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/penalty-of-25-000-for-foreigners-with-a-36597/

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Is There an Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Component to the Revision of the IRS EIN Process?

June 2019

An EIN is also known as a Federal Entity Tax Identification Number (EIN) and is used to  https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/is-there-an-anti-money-laundering-aml-92031/

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IRS can Prove that a Taxpayer Under-Reported Income

June 2019

There are Taxpayers that understate income, overstate expenses and present fraudulent claims on their https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/irs-can-prove-that-a-taxpayer-under-84163/

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Taxpayers can be Embarrassed when IRS Contacts a Third-Party

June 2019

Under Internal Revenue Code (IRC), Subtitle F – Income Taxes, Chapter 78 – Discovery of Liability and Enforcement of Title, Subchapter A – Examination and Inspection – Section 7602, the IRS has the authority to  https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/taxpayers-can-be-embarrassed-when-irs-91794/

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Taxpayers that have VIRTUAL CURRENCY held in a Centralized Virtual Currency Exchange outside the U.S must file an FBAR and FORM 8938!

June 2019

On May 30, 2018, the AICPA (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants) wrote a letter to the IRS to obtain https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/taxpayers-that-have-virtual-currency-77752/

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Content Matters in a Suspicious Activity Report (SAR)

June 2019

The Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) was created by five federal financial agencies and the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN). The purpose of the SAR is to https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/content-matters-in-a-suspicious-38667/

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Varsity Blues, the “Charity” and how a Forensic Accountant can be a Silver Bullet!

May 2019

The forensic accounting skillset of FBI Special Agent, Mrs. Laura Smith, is receiving a lot of credit for her work in the largest college scandal in  https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/varsity-blues-the-charity-and-how-a-41034/

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¿Está su pasaporte en riesgo?

May 2019

Los Contribuyentes Estadounidenses con facturas de impuestos vencidas que han sido identificados por https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/esta-su-pasaporte-en-riesgo-13074/

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Is your Passport at Risk?

May 2019

Certain US Taxpayers that have been identified by IRS with https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/is-your-passport-at-risk-64238/

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