Are Forensic Accountants an Attorney’s Silver Bullet?

January 2017

From the art of interviewing, to recognizing mathematical irregularities, and following the money, Forensic Accountants are a proven invaluable tool for Attorneys and their clients. “Finding” the money combines the skill set of a financial investigator with the experience of

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Bankers, Do your US Clients tell you everything that you need to know?

January 2017

Given the information publicly revealed by “Panama Papers”, and recent IRS reminders to out-of-compliance US Taxpayers to come into full compliance with their federal tax obligations, it is critical that Bankers and Financial Institutions educate their clients regarding banking industry

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Claiming Vehicle Expenses… Keep a Record!

November 2016

Recently, a CPA lost his own business automobile deduction case in the U.S. Tax Court. The CPA had deducted business automobile expenses based on calculations from an after the fact MapQuest and not a contemporaneous diary or log. Tax court

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Ready to File your Return and You OWE MONEY!

Taxpayers could unexpectedly owe taxes at the end of the year. If Taxpayers are self-employed, or have other income wherein taxes have not been withheld, they should make quarterly estimated tax payments. Another reason for a Taxpayer owing taxes at the

What You Need to Know About IRS Outstanding Inactive Tax Receivables

October 2016

Legislation enacted in 12/15 (FAST ACT – Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act)) required IRS to utilize private debt collection agencies to collect inactive federal tax debts. Starting SPRING 2017, IRS will use private debt collectors to pursue overdue federal tax

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Did You Know That Payroll Taxes Non-Compliance Can Get You Into TROUBLE?

September 2016

S Corps are corporate entities through which the income and or losses of the entity pass through to its owner’s personal income tax return. It is estimated that 100% of the shares of approximately 70% of small businesses incorporated as

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Do You Know About the 4 Scenarios in the IRS Collection Process?

August 2016

Do You Know About the 4 Scenarios in the IRS Collection Process

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Are you Eligible for an IRS Offer in Compromise?

August 2016

IRS has a program called Offer in Compromise (OIC) which allows eligible Taxpayers to settle a tax debt with IRS for less than the full amount owed.  Not all Taxpayers are eligible.    The OIC is not available to partnerships, corporations,

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