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PART 2: TAX LAW - ANATOMY OF A CIVIL TAX CONTROVERSY


--- 1.0 AZ,CA,CT,FL,ID,NH,NJ,NY,NV,PA,WA
--- taxation law - individual tax
--- course production date: 5/23/2019
--- presented by MICHAEL J. DEBLIS III

MICHAEL J. DEBLIS III
In this CLE course, seasoned trial attorney Michael DeBlis III, walks through the anatomy of a civil tax controversy from A through Z. The program covers each step in the process, and takes a closer look at what to do during an eggshell audit. Other topics discussed include cases typically recommended for prosecution, attorney-client privilege in the tax realm, Kovel Agreements, IRS Appeals, and more.

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Key course points are:

• Review attorney-client privilege in the tax realm.
• Discuss the use of a Kovel Accountant and drafting an airtight Kovel Agreement.
• Comprehend the IRS Appeals Process.
• Evaluate the hazards of litigation.


--- presented by MICHAEL J. DEBLIS III

Michael J. DeBlis, III, Esq., specializes in assisting U.S. persons come into compliance with their U.S. international reporting obligations, including shepherding them through the Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program (OVDP) and the Streamlined Procedures. In this capacity, he performs daily risk assessments and guide U.S. expats through the labyrinth of foreign asset reporting requirements that has come to be known as the U.S. outbound international taxation regime. He also maintains a vibrant criminal defense practice, defending clients who are charged with crimes in both state and federal court.

As a trial lawyer in the Monmouth County region of the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender, Michael DeBlis represented indigent clients who were charged with indictable crimes. He has tried numerous felony cases including serious street crimes and white-collar crimes. He has represented clients from arrest through trial, sentencing, and appeal.

Admitted in the State and Federal Courts of New Jersey and the U.S. Tax Court.