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 7, 2021 34 min read

What is Criminal Tax Fraud & False Statement?

There have been many stories written and reported about Donald Trump’s confidential tax ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA May 5, 2021 25 min read

Am I Eligible for a IRS Tax Penalty Abatement?

Owing any amount to the IRS sucks, and what compounds the misery is when they add ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA May 3, 2021 14 min read

What Are IRS Allowable Living Expenses? [Definition & Classifications]

Although a favorite saying of IRS revenue officers is that “The IRS is not a bank” and ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 30, 2021 10 min read

Your Rights as a California Taxpayer

The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) administers the tax ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 27, 2021 23 min read

Types of IRS Penalties - Part One

It is bad enough when you owe the IRS for back taxes but the IRS likes to add insult to ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 26, 2021 12 min read

How to Negotiate a Payment Installment Agreement with the IRS

When you owe money to the IRS, it is not just the tax liability you are paying, but the ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 23, 2021 11 min read

How to Prepare for a 1099 Independent Contractor Audit

In this article, we are going to dive into the nuts and bolts of how to really prepare ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 21, 2021 23 min read

What Is Tax Evasion?

If you're an American that earns at least $10,000 per year, $25,000 if you’re married and ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 19, 2021 10 min read

How to Hire a Tax Attorney to Represent You in an IRS Audit

If you are looking for a tax attorney to represent you in an IRS audit, we encourage you ...
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Sam Brotman, JD, LLM, MBA April 16, 2021 27 min read

9 Ways Small Businesses Navigate Multi-state Taxes

In my firm, Brotman Law, I consult with many California small business owners about their ...
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