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How do I blow the whistle on tax fraud?

By McCabe Rabin, P.A. |

Every year, people and companies in the United States cheat on their taxes. The IRS has a special term for the amount of taxes that go unpaid each year. It’s called the “Tax Gap,” which means the amount of true tax liability faced by taxpayers that is not paid on time. The IRS estimates… Read More »

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IRS Whistleblower Program Needs Help

By McCabe Rabin, P.A. |

On August 30, 2016, the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration issued a report following an audit of the IRS Whistleblower Program. The audit was conducted to determine whether whistleblower claims are being appropriately and timely processed for investigation and examination. The report confirms much of what lawyers who practice in this area already… Read More »

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U.S. Tax Court Expands the Scope of I.R.S. Whistleblower Awards

By McCabe Rabin, P.A. |

Business Litigation Attorney Explains: I.R.S. Whistleblower Awards Expanded by U.S Tax Court The statute governing whistleblower claims, I.R.C. § 7623, grants awards to private citizens who provide information to the IRS that leads to the collection of at least $2 million in taxes, penalties, interest, and “additional amounts.” The whistleblower can get an award… Read More »

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