This course will provide an overview of certain international information return filing requirements. Topics covered include how to prepare and file the returns; what to do when returns have not been filed or have been improperly filed; how to deal with examinations regarding international information returns; and a brief overview on how to challenge penalties stemming from failure to file international information returns.
Phillip J. Colasanto is an attorney at Agostino & Associates, P.C. where he focuses on civil and criminal tax controversies. Mr. Colasanto is a frequent presenter for the American Bar Association and has published articles for: Tax Notes, Bloomberg BNA, American Law Institute, and the Journal of Tax Practice and Procedure. Mr. Colasanto was recently named one of the Nolan Fellows for the American Bar Association, which is awarded to young lawyers who are actively involved in the Tax Section and have shown leadership qualities.