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April 11, 2013
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IRS will not let investors off the hook in overvaluing assets
By Steven L. Walker, J.D.
Concessions in tax shelter cases will no longer apply in Tax Court.
Budget proposals and the tax system
By Annette Nellen, Esq., CPA
What do the House and Senate budget resolutions portend for tax reform?
QDROs in divorce
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A qualified domestic relations order is an underused option in the search for collateral and security in marital settlement agreements.
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Tax considerations when dividing property in divorce
By Ray A. Knight, CPA, J.D. and Lee G. Knight, Ph.D./Journal of Accountancy
Marital estate divisions offer challenges and opportunities for tax advisers.
3.8% of what? An overview of the net investment income tax
By Janet C. Hagy, CPA/The Tax Adviser
This article discusses the 3.8% Medicare tax proposed regulations and explains grouping of activities and the treatment of the sale of S corporation stock and partnership interests.
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Identity theft, phishing top IRS's "Dirty Dozen" tax scams
The IRS issued its annual list of top tax scams that taxpayers and practitioners should watch out for. In the wake of Hurricanes Sandy and Isaac, disaster-related scams were a new entry on the list.
Appeals court reverses $2.6 million penalty against tax shelter promoter
A federal appeals court has ruled that a lower court erred when it admitted evidence of a taxpayer's failure to file tax returns and pay his income tax in his trial for promoting an abusive tax shelter.
IRS's identity theft liaison pilot program with law enforcement expands to 50 states
The IRS announced the expansion of its Law Enforcement Assistance Program on identity theft to 50 states and the District of Columbia.
Appeals court denies IRS request for stay in return preparer regulation case
As part of its appeal of the case that struck down its authority to regulate tax return preparers, the IRS filed a motion to stay the lower court's injunction, pending the outcome of the appeal. That motion has been denied.
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The Tax Adviser The magazine of tax planning, trends & techniques
CPA News to Know
1 Taxpayers filing delayed forms get late-payment penalty relief
1 10 tips for last-minute tax filers from the AICPA
1 Vast majority of CPAs manually calculate cost basis
1 AICPA comments on IRS's proposed guidance regarding reporting to borrowers for cancellation of debt
1 IRS extends suspension of examinations of tangible property capitalization issues
1 "Sovereign citizens" promoter faces up to 164 years in prison
AICPA's Washington update for filing season
Ed Karl and Melissa Labant discuss Washington developments that affect tax season, including basis reporting, Hurricane Sandy relief, identity theft, and truncated TINs.

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