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New Crypto Tax Question Foreshadows IRS Enforcement Priorities

By Garrett L. Brodeur Tax Notes Federal September 5, 2022 Abstract: In this article, Brodeur argues that recent changes to the Form 1040 cryptocurrency question highlight an area in which the IRS sees significant enforcement potential and foreshadow a continued shift in the agency’s priorities.

Tips On Qualified Small Business Stock Exclusions

By Stephen Josey Law360 Tax Authority July 27, 2022 On May 27, the Internal Revenue Service provided much-needed guidance to taxpayers and tax professionals regarding the scope of the qualified trades or businesses requirement for claiming the qualified small business stock, or QSBS, exclusion. As

The Trust Fund Recovery Penalty: Who Is Responsible To Pay?

By Juliet L. Fink Practical Tax Strategies June 2022 Edition If an employer willfully fails to withhold or remit payroll taxes, the IRS can impose a Trust Fund Recovery Penalty (“TFRP”) against every individual who is determined to be a “responsible person” of the employer. The

Tax Controversies: Audits, Investigation, Trials (41st edition)

By: Robert S. Fink LexisNexis 41st Ed. 2022 The 41st edition of “Tax Controversies: Audits, Investigations, Trials” has been published and is available on Lexis-Nexis. Authored by Kostelanetz & Fink co-founder Robert S. Fink and the attorneys of Kostelanetz & Fink, Tax Controversies is the recognized guide