Tax Freedom Institute and Daniel J Pilla
2013 Taxpayers Defense Conference
October 28 & 29, 2013
Excalibur Hotel Casino - Las Vegas NV
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Unfortunately the 2012 Defense Conference has already taken place...
However, you can still gain the valuable information presented by ordering the 2012 Defense Conference CD set!
See below for session outlines and how to order the CD set.
The Taxpayers Defense Conference
Daniel J Pilla, the nation's leading Tax Litigation Consultant, yearly puts on a Taxpayers Defense Conference. As a Tax Litigation Consultant and author of eleven books on IRS defense strategies, Dan has been on the cutting edge of taxpayers’ rights defense for over three decades.
Every year, Daniel J. Pilla puts on a two day conference to discuss the latest in IRS problem solving ideas and strategies, as well as the lates rules and procedures for dealing with the IRS. Dan’s thorough, informative and easy-to-follow presentations are a must for any tax professional. Tax Professionals will find the information invaluable for them and their clients while they also earn continuing education credits.* This conference can also help individual citizens better understand their rights and find the best way to a solution to their particular tax problem.
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The 2012 Conference CD set includes outlines and can be ordered now, below is a description of each session.
Taxpayers’ Defense Conference 2012
Presentations and Workshops -- Session by Session Outline
Session One: IRS—The Face of National Health Care
Daniel J Pilla reviews the tax aspects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and in particular, how the IRS will interact with the public in enforcing the individual and business penalties under the Act.
Session Two: Understanding Penalties Under the PPACA Daniel J Pilla goes through a detailed examination of the penalties under the PPACA, including the exceptions and exemptions applicable to individuals and "small businesses." Pilla also talks about the appeals procedures involving the assessment of these penalties.
Session Three: Challenging the Assessment Process
Donald MacPherson, Attorney, discusses the statutory and case law regarding the IRS's assessment authority and procedures. He explains how to verify whether assessments by the IRS are properly supported by the appropriate administrative procedures required under the law. We also discuss important ethical considerations that arise when challenging an assessment.
Session Four: Prosecuting an Offer in Compromise In May 2012, the IRS made sweeping, significant changes to how to evaluates Offers in Compromise. Pilla reviews these changes and provides case examples of how they apply. We also evaluate essential ethical considerations in submitting and arguing Offers in Compromise to the IRS.
Session Five: Prosecuting a CAP Appeal
Steven Klitzner , Attorney, presents a discussion on when and how to use the IRS's Collection Appeal Program (CAP). This appeal is available in any collection situation, such as a wage or bank levy. We review the regulations and IRS guidance on utilizing the program.
Session Six: Determining the Priority of Federal Tax Liens
Daniel J Pilla examines the rules for determining whether a federal tax lien has priority over the claims of other creditors. This is important for determining a person's "reasonable collection potential" in Offer in Compromise cases. We also address the question in the context of fees paid to tax professionals.
Session Seven: Using the Freedom of Information Act
Daniel J Pilla discusses the procedures under the Freedom of Information Act and tax code section 6103 for obtaining access to internal IRS documents. We cover business and personal tax account information and records regarding frivolous submissions penalties and the Trust Fund Recovery Penalty.
“This conference is cutting-edge taxpayer defense advice from the best in the country. Don’t miss it! It’s hot, on topic and you won’t fall asleep—guaranteed! Paul T. – Attorney
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Our 2011 Conference also comes as a CD set with outlines. Order Now! $149.00
Prior year conference CDs or tapes may also be available, please contact us at 1-800-346-6829 for more info
2011 Defense Conference Outline Presentations and Workshops
Miss the any of our previous conferences?
You can still order the tapes or CDs!
Order prior years CDs (2006-2011) for just $149 per year plus $10 shipping.
Call 1 800 346-6829 for more info and to order!
Miss any of the previous Defense Conferences?
Order prior year CD sets (2006-2011) for just $149 plus $10 shipping.
Call 1 800 346-6829 to order!