Tax Law

Criminal Justice

Man convicted of ID theft gets less prison time due to reform, facial tattoo removal

Real Estate & Property Law

Woman’s condo is sold at auction because of $95 overdue tax bill; she says she never received notice

White-Collar Crime

Ex-partner of law firm indicted, accused of aiding unlawful use of energy tax credits by clients

Criminal Justice

Ex-BigLaw partner gets 13 months in tax case, admits he owes $924K to US

Government Law

Courthouse shooter is tackled by county official, dies at scene

White-Collar Crime

Former US Attorney takes plea in tax-return case, agrees to pay $290K

Health Law

Alzheimer’s patients aren’t liable for injuries to home-care workers, California Supreme Court says

White-Collar Crime

Ex-BigLaw partner gets 6 months in massive tax-shelter case, must help pay $220M restitution

Contracts

Jury says brothers must split winning $1M lottery ticket, but ruling leaves tax issue unresolved

Bar Associations

ABA opposes draft tax bills that would force many law firms to pay taxes on phantom income

White-Collar Crime

Former BigLaw partner gets 15 years in $8B tax-shelter case

Government Law

White House lawyer will testify about lost IRS emails

Criminal Justice

Former BigLaw tax attorney gets 12 months for failing to file his own return

Criminal Justice

Owners of mom-and-pop store take plea in $24M check-cashing case; tax refunds were key

Animal Law

Lawyer testifies she did her best to care for 100-plus cats

Legal Ethics

Former state bar president gets two-year suspension for filing false tax returns

U.S. Supreme Court

Can Maryland tax income earned and taxed in another state? SCOTUS to decide

Tax Law

In wake of Credit Suisse plea, US expects ‘wealth of information’ leading to ‘the rest of the world’

Banking Law

Credit Suisse will pay $2.6B in tax evasion case, but won’t have to identify US clients

Tax Law

BigLaw tax chief loses personal IRA case; rollovers for all taxpayers now limited to one per year