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Schwerin Moderates Panel on Tax Law 2022 NYU Tax Controversy Forum

On June 23, 2022, Michelle F. Schwerin will moderate a panel entitled, “Staying Ahead of the Tax Enforcement Curve and the New Emerging Issues Group”.

The panel is a part of the 2022 New York University (“NYU”) School of Professional Studies Tax Controversy Forum, which features presentations by prominent practitioners and government officials on a broad range of issues regarding tax audits and tax litigation. This year’s NYU Tax Controversy Forum focuses on IRS activity to enhance compliance through communication and enforcement.

Staying Ahead of the Tax Enforcement Curve and the New Emerging Issues Group

Presentation Description:

Finance, technology, and law are constantly evolving, and the tax law is no exception. Taxpayers and their advisors are always on the lookout for new opportunities to reduce taxes. This panel will explain how the IRS keeps up with the changing profile of tax avoidance and tax evasion. The panel will also introduce the IRS’ new Emerging Issues Group and describe how it will go about discovering and confronting the latest transactions designed to avoid or evade tax.

NYU Tax Controversy Forum

The NYU School of Professional Studies Tax Controversy Forum brings together representatives from the government and private practitioners to compare perspectives on a variety of topics involving federal tax audits, appeals, and litigation. The forum covers a wide range of controversy work, from procedural seminars to substantive programs, international issues, ethical problems, current enforcement initiatives, sensitive audits, and civil and criminal tax penalties.

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