1. Jeffrey Collins Named Top 100 National Black Lawyer

    IRS tax attorney Jeffrey Collins has been recently listed as one of the Top 100 National Black Lawyers. In order to be named to this prestigious list, lawyers must be carefully screened and invited for membership. Criteria includes: Reputation among peers, the judiciary, and the public The previous year’s achievements in the practice area of specialty Board Certifications in area of specialty No…Read More

  2. Common Tax Refund Scam

    Every year the Internal Revenue Service releases its “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams. For 2016, one of the leading scams is Falsifying Income to claim large refunds on a tax return. Back when I was working at the Internal Revenue Service, I warned my managers of the way this scam would develop. Especially with the Earned Income Credit, this scheme allows tax return preparers to assist their cl…Read More

  3. Avoids 10+ Years in Prison and $200,000 Tax

    Background: A business owner, after his IRS audit, closed his construction company and retired. His audit was referred to IRS Criminal Investigation. The government believed, and gathered evidence that the business owner defrauded the government of tax, by intentionally concealing unreported income during several years. After a grand jury hearing, the government sought conviction on multiple felon…Read More