Deadline Extension – 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative

Deadline Extension – 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative

On August 26, 2011, the Internal Revenue Service extended the deadline for participation in the 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative to September 9, 2011. My communications with the IRS during the past week indicate that the Service will be much more ridged during this 2011 Initiative than it was during the 2009 Initiative.  The civil review … Continue reading Deadline Extension – 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative

IRS 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative – Cost of Disclosure vs. Non-Disclosure

IRS 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative – Cost of Disclosure vs. Non-Disclosure

Are you Feeling Lucky? You may be on the fence as to whether you want to raise your hand and tell the IRS you’ve been moving money around overseas for the past 20 years.  You may also be considering rolling the dice and betting that you won’t be caught.  Of course, one risk you’re running … Continue reading IRS 2011 Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiative – Cost of Disclosure vs. Non-Disclosure

The August 31 Deadline Is Fast Approaching for the Second Special Voluntary Disclosure Initiative of Offshore Accounts

The August 31 Deadline Is Fast Approaching for the Second Special Voluntary Disclosure Initiative of Offshore Accounts

  Time is running out to avoid some major penalties and potential criminal liability.  We’ve discussed this program in our posts here and here.  We’re getting more and more phone calls of people trying to get in before this opportunity ends.  There has been no indication from the IRS that there will be a third disclosure initiative. … Continue reading The August 31 Deadline Is Fast Approaching for the Second Special Voluntary Disclosure Initiative of Offshore Accounts