Someone Just Turned $2 Into A Billion Dollars

It’s a nice way to make an easy billion, but Lady Luck must be on your side – big time! By now, most people know that’s what happened in the recent Mega-Million […] Read More

Stay Alert To The Wiley Ways Of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Most people tend to let their guard down during the hazy, lazy days of summer. But the Internal Revenue Service advises taxpayers to stay alert to the tax scams that simply don’t […] Read More

Got Gas?

Well, you most likely do have gas, but at what price? There’s clearly no gas shortage at the pump. But we’re all getting gas at prices that are making us feel more […] Read More

Cash Payment Apps Now Obligated To Report Transactions To IRS

It was good while it lasted, not having to report income from that side hustle through which you got paid via PayPal, Venmo or other cash apps. Cash apps were born right […] Read More

Divorce And Taxes In The Time Of COVID

If you thought divorce was difficult pre-COVID, well, welcome to divorce in the time of COVID. We’ve entered a whole new world of discovery of things that can split up couples and […] Read More

The Most Taxing Issue Taxpayers May Ever Have To Face

It’s all the buzz – the proposal that the IRS may require every taxpayer to provide a “selfie” before they can file their taxes or access their online accounts. Some lawmakers are […] Read More

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Report All The Money You Steal Or Find On The Street On Your Tax Return

I literally laughed out loud as I was researching for this blog and came across an article entitled, Don’t Forget To Declare Income From Stolen Goods And Illegal Activities, IRS Says. I […] Read More

Old-Fashioned Thievery Is Alive And Well

As everyone scurries around doing holiday shopping, the last thing on most people’s mind is getting their wallet stolen. These days we’re mostly concerned with protecting our information from digital scam artists. […] Read More

A New Boon For College Athletes Could Lead To Big League Tax Issues

Late last month it was announced that The National Collegiate Athletic Association began allowing university athletes to earn money from their name, image and likeness (NIL). That’s a coup for the college […] Read More

The IRS Is Always The Biggest Winner In Many Lawsuits

As a tax attorney, I’m always somewhat amused when big companies are taken to task and sued by employees and lose the case. They are ordered to pay enormous sums of money […] Read More