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The IRS Can NEVER waive interest on late taxes

A client who owns a business recently claimed an R&D tax credit.  The IRS denied his use of the credit, he hired me, we went to Tax Court and ultimately settled on most of the issues with the IRS.  My … Continue reading

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Prenuptial Agreements: Can You Waive Spousal Support in a Prenup?

A prenuptial agreement is one of the most important ways to protect yourself when you are entering into a marriage. When you create a prenuptial agreement, you can work with your soon-to-be spouse to determine what will happen if you … Continue reading

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U.S. v. Divens – no loss of acceptance of responsibility for refusing to waive right to appeal

In U.S. v. Divens, decided July 5, 2011, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals held that the government cannot refuse to to move for an additional one-level reduction for acceptance of responsibility under U.S.S.G. § 3E1.1(b) solely because a defendant … Continue reading

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