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Lawsuit against IRS Offshore Tax Programs Dismissed

Another lawsuit challenging the IRS offshore tax programs has been dismissed.  In the consolidated lawsuit, 3 plaintiffs attempted to assert that they should be able to switch to the IRS' streamlined domestic offshore procedures, which were not available when the 3 filed applications under the OVDP or Offshore Voluntary Disclosure...

Experienced San Diego OVDP Attorney Explains Advantages of IRS Offshore Disclosures

Why should a US taxpayer consider the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program or OVDP to come into compliance with IRS FBAR and offshore reporting requirements? Janathan Allen, an experienced San Diego OVDP attorney explains the advantages of IRS offshore disclosure programs, and why it is important to comply: FATCA established an...

IRS Missed $39 Million in OVDP Penalties

The US Treasury Department's Inspector General for Tax Administration has determined that the IRS missed an opportunity to collect over $39 Million in OVDP penalties from taxpayers who were either rejected or withdrew their application to the OVDP or Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program. In a press release, Inspector General J....