Many think of the IRS as a monolithic organization. However, it is very bureaucratic with a number of different fiefdoms, each with its own individual responsibilities. This program will review how the IRS works (or, as is often the case, doesn't work). Furthermore, it will try to differentiate between the various types of guidance the federal government may issue - it is more than just regulations.
Robert Misey leads the International Department for the law firm of Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren and is a former trial attorney for the IRS Chief Counsel (International) in Washington, DC. Robert is Chair of the International Tax Committee for the ABA and a member of the bar in California, Wisconsin, and the District of Columbia. He is also the author of the book, A Practical Guide to U.S. Taxation of International Transactions and Federal Taxation: Practice and Procedure.