American Expats Sue Canada over FATCA

Two American expatriates residing in Canada have filed suit against the Canadian government for its compliance with the U.S. government’s controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Enacted in 2010, but only recently coming into effect,...

IRS Too Slow in Tax Fraud Complaint Processing

According to a report published on September 4th by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA), the Internal Revenue Service is processing citizen complaints of tax fraud by tax preparers slowly and inefficiently. In 2013, about 77...

Wine Co. Exec Sentenced for Tax Evasion

A former executive of the WineTasting Network has been sentenced to 33 months in prison for tax evasion & embezzling over $894,000 from the California-located Internet wine business, according to federal prosecutors.  In April of this year, Marti...