What Was the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program?

In 2009, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) opened up the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program – commonly abbreviated OVDP – as a means of encouraging willful violators who run the risk of criminal prosecution to safely come clean with their overseas...
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Updates on Denial or Revocation of U.S. Passports for Seriously Delinquent Tax Debtors

Tax Talk, Tax Section of the Maryland State Bar Association, Spring 2018 By John Pontius In December 2015, Congress passed and President Obama signed into law the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act (Public Law Number 114-94), creating Internal Revenue...
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