The newsletter of the ISBA’s Section on Federal Taxation
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Newsletter articles from 2008
The Federal Taxation Section Council is offering all of its members the opportunity to submit current articles to our Newsletter for publication.
As the Chair of the Federal Taxation Section Council for 2008-2009, I want to welcome you.
Collection issues and the IRS
As financial times get tight, more people are having trouble paying their taxes. IRS employees follow certain procedures for collection of those taxes.
Collection Issues and the IRS – Part II
In our October newsletter, I reported that the IRS has made Internal Revenue Manual (IRM) procedural changes previously issued to field personnel also available to the public.
Collection issues and the IRS—Part I
The IRS has made Internal Revenue Manual (IRM) procedural changes previously issued to field personnel also available to the public.
Individual income tax update
The following is a summary of materials presented at the Federal Taxation Section’s 2007/2008 Federal Tax Conference in Chicago and Springfield with respect to recent developments in individual income taxation.
Legislative agenda item: Estate Tax Repeal
The debate surrounding the estate tax no longer focuses on eliminating the tax in total. Rather, the debate centers on the amount of the exemption and the rate.
Legislative agenda item: Offers in compromise
These comments are submitted as a follow-up to last year’s report, which is attached in its entirety at the end of these comments, and will address the status of last year’s recommendations.