IRS Approved CPE Courses
1 hour
Certificate CTEC IRS NASBA

Tax Litigation Review & Update

This course offers students a unique opportunity to learn from two tax professionals as they share their expertise in a myriad of IRS practice and procedure subjects. Both Stuart Sobel and Steven Mopsick retired from high-level positions with the Internal Revenue Service. Since their retirement, they have practiced extensively in the private sector.

This course focuses on the challenging subject of IRS tax litigation procedures.

Topics Covered:

  • Understanding the relationship between IRS Appeals and the District Counsel
  • How to keep a case off of the tax court calendar
  • Defaulter statutory notices and IRS requests for reconsideration
  • Navigating the US Tax Court
  • How to insure that IRS reads a tax practitioner's documentation
  • Filing motions with the fax court
  • IRS staffing — litigation
  • More

Learning Objectives:

  • Advise clients about appeal procedures beyond the informal appeals process
  • Understand the differences between cases taken to tax court and those taken to district court
  • Avoid tax malpractice mistakes in client representation

Delivery Method: Self Study
Field of Study: Other Federal Tax
Prerequisites: None
Advance preparation: None
Program Level: Basic
Expiration: In accordance with NASBA standards, access to this course will terminate one year from the date of purchase. Incomplete courses will no longer be accessible beyond the one year deadline.