IRS to Deploy Pot Audit Teams

The IRS is developing specialized pot audit teams to focus on industry compliance, an agency administrator revealed this month. Though it will likely lead to more audits, cannabis operators should welcome the shift, said an attorney involved in a prominent tax battle with the IRS. Daniel Lauer, the director of small business/self-employed field examination for…

UCLA Extension Tax Controversy Institute Tackles High Income Non-Filers, Cannabis Examinations, Criminal Investigations, New High Wealth Examinations and Tax Practice Issues Caused by COVID-19

Keynote Speaker is IRS Commissioner Charles P. Rettig James Lee, Newly Appointed Chief, IRS Criminal Investigation,  Joins 1:1 Interview to Open Conference LOS ANGELES, Calif.(October 7, 2020)—This year’s virtual Tax Controversy Institute on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, presented by UCLA Extension, will offer insights from IRS leadership about priorities and initiatives and guidance and the…