Tax Controversy

September 8, 2011

IRS Debt Settlement: Offer In Compromise

If an individual has a sizable tax debt, minimum assets and income prospects, and can fulfill the right circumstances, the IRS may accept an Offer in […]
October 5, 2011

IRS Rules Against Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The IRS has ruled that dispensaries of medicinal marijuana cannot deduct standard business expenses such as payroll, security, or rent.  In a ruling against Harborside Health […]
October 11, 2011

Federal Government Prevails Against Tax Shelters

The Justice Department recently declared victory in three different tax shelter cases.  “These three significant decisions are further evidence that the courts will not countenance abusive tax […]
October 13, 2011

IRS Scrutinizes Google For Offshore Transactions

It appears that the IRS attack on offshore tax havens may claim another “victim.”  The IRS is now examining how Google was able to avoid federal […]