Monthly Archives: April 2017

IRS Targets Globally-Mobile Individuals and Businesses: The Importance of Proactive Planning

IRS Targets Globally-Mobile Individuals and Businesses:

The Importance of Proactive Planning

By Attorney Morris N. Robinson, CPA, LLM

April 21, 2017

IRS targets globally-mobile individuals and businesses through its Global High Wealth Industry Group and its Large Business and International Division. Targeted taxpayers find these audits ...

IRS is Hacked, Again!

IRS is Hacked, Again!

The Massachusetts Tax Alert™

Yale Yechiel N. Robinson, Esq.

April 7, 2017

            The New York Times reported yesterday that identity thieves may have compromised up to 100,000 U.S. taxpayer accounts.  The criminals apparently took advantage of a software tool that ...

IRS Targets the Wealthy via Wealth Squad

IRS Targets the Wealthy via Wealth Squad

By Attorney Morris N. Robinson, CPA, LL.M.

April 6, 2017

IRS operates a Wealth Squad, which brings together teams of IRS specialists to coordinate the audit of wealthy taxpayers. IRS identifies wealthy “targets” with secret algorithms that are skewed against ...

IRS Agent Discusses the Look-Back Period for Filing Delinquent International Information Returns

We represent a client who may need to file delinquent international information returns under the IRS Delinquent International Information Return Submission Procedures.  These procedures invite taxpayers who meet the specified criteria to “file the delinquent information returns with a statement of all facts establishing reasonable cause for the failure to file.” 

IRS Begins Private Debt Collection of Back Taxes: What You Need to Know

IRS Begins Private Debt Collection of Back Taxes: What You Need to Know

The Massachusetts Tax Alert™

Yale Yechiel N. Robinson, Esq.

April 5, 2017

            The IRS announced on April 4, 2017 that it will soon authorize four private debt collection companies to send ...