Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA June 24, 2020 79 min read

The Complete Guide to International Tax Compliance

Under the law, U.S. citizens, resident aliens and certain nonresident aliens are required to report worldwide income from all ...

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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA May 11, 2022 10 min read

How to Prepare for the California Payroll Tax Auditor to Interview Your Independent Contractors

Once you have your files together for each independent contractor or if you have strong ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA May 4, 2022 14 min read

What is an IRS Taxpayer Advocate?

The IRS Taxpayer Advocate helps taxpayers resolve problems with the IRS and also ...
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Brotman Law April 29, 2022 13 min read

Installment Agreements and the IRS: Settling Your Debt

In an ideal world, everyone would be able to pay their taxes in full and on time, but ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 27, 2022 8 min read

How to Hire a Tax Attorney to Deal with the FTB

One of the main reasons that I started blogging was to help people. I wanted to motivate ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 22, 2022 9 min read

Do I Need a Sales Tax Attorney to Fight the CDTFA?

I am generally a big proponent of self-help legal solutions, and thus have provided books ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 20, 2022 10 min read

How Does the CA Employment Development Department Handle Tax Liens?

We have talked about how tax liens are handled by the Franchise Tax Board and the ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 15, 2022 23 min read

What to Do If You Are Audited for Multistate Tax Compliance

Any type of notification from the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 1, 2022 14 min read

IRS Audit Issues for Cannabis Businesses

To enforce federal tax code compliance with IRC Section 280E, the IRS runs compliance ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA March 30, 2022 11 min read

Virtual Currency Transactions and the Audit Process

The IRS will ask for your wallet ID and blockchain addresses to gather detailed ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA March 23, 2022 10 min read

How To Report Your Virtual Currency Earnings

Individuals earning more than $600 in staking or rewards are required by the IRS to ...
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