The Tax Whistleblower Law Firm, consisting of former IRS attorneys, has successfully worked with the IRS and the tax whistleblower program. The Tax Whistleblower Law Firm has submitted claims as to hundreds of taxpayers for billions of dollars.
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Confidentiality is an important consideration for anyone considering filing a tax whistleblower claim with the IRS. By law, a taxpayers’ information is protected (I.R.C. § 6103). There are also protections in place for a whistleblowers’ identity in most cases. Below, we cover frequently asked questions surrounding whistleblower confidentiality.Read More
The IRS should be encouraging whistleblowers to come forward and promote the program by shortening the waiting time for a whistleblower to receive an award. Therefore, the IRS should reassess the necessity of certain rules (i.e., the two-year waiting period) and/or should modified existing practice (i.e., paying interest and offering all taxpayers a closing agreement). Alternatively, the IRS should outright eliminate the two-year waiting period if they determine history shows taxpayers in whistleblower claims have not been successfully filing claims for refunds as to the whistleblower’s issue.Read More