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Defending IRS Collection Actions


Cost Free
Presentation Length 1.0 hour

Recorded DateSeptember 29, 2022
CPE:Not available
(archived webinars do not offer CPE credits)
Subject AreaTaxes
Course LevelBasic
Course Description

This webinar will provide information about the IRS collection process. Attendees will also learn how to prepare forms such as Form 911, Form 433-A(OIC), Form 433-D, Form 12153, and Form 843 Collection Process. Webinar attendees will also be given examples of how to best defend an IRS collection case to protect clients.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define the IRS collection process

  • Identify how to prepare forms such as Form 911, Form 433-A(OIC), Form 433-D, Form 12153, and Form 843 Collection Process

  • Give examples of how to best defend an IRS collection case to protect your client

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Scott Ahroni is a shareholder in Polsinelli’s Tax Group. His practice focuses on federal, state, and local tax controversies. His particular areas of emphasis are audits, administrative appeals, and tax litigation in various courts and tribunals, including the United States Tax Court, United States District Court, New York State Division of Tax Appeals, New York State Tax Appeals Tribunal, New York City Tax Tribunal, New York Department of Labor, Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board, and the New York State Appellate Divisions, First and Third Departments.

Scott uses his background in tax controversy to assist clients in many facets of tax planning at the Federal, New York State, and City level an emphasis on providing guidance to businesses and individuals on foreign withholding obligations, foreign business, and asset holding structures, use of foreign tax credit, foreign earned income exclusion, outbound, and inbound planning for U.S. citizens and foreign nationals and pre-immigration planning.


An attorney for over 35 years, Karen founded Tenenbaum Law, P.C., which helps individuals and businesses facing IRS and New York State tax problems. Karen is a frequent speaker on IRS and NYS tax issues for numerous professional organizations, including the NCCPAP Accounting and Tax Symposium, AAA-CPA, New York State Society of Enrolled Agents and more. Presently, she serves as the Chair of the Suffolk County Bar Association Tax Law Committee. Karen received her LL.M. (Taxation) from New York University School of Law and her J.D. from Brooklyn Law School. Karen is admitted to the State Bar of New York and to the U.S. Tax Court. Karen is also a Certified Public Accountant.

Karen has been honored by the Suffolk County Bar Association Tax Committee with the Award of Recognition for her Exemplary Service to the Tax Law Committee and by Schneps Media with the Power Lawyers Award. She has been inducted into Long Island Business New’s Hall of Fame and was listed on the Power 25 Lawyer List. Karen has been named a New York Metro Super Lawyer for many years.

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Erika represents individuals and businesses in all stages of dispute and controversy with the Internal Revenue Service, New York State Department of Taxation Finance, New York State Department of Labor, and New York City Department of Finance, including in audits, collection matters, administrative appeals and tax litigation in courts and tribunals such as the United States Tax Court and the New York State Division of Tax Appeals. Erika received her J.D. from the City University of New York School of Law.


Moshe Zupnick is a law clerk at Tenenbaum Law, P.C., where he represents individuals and business entities in tax controversy matters involving Federal and New York State audit and collection issues.

About Our Presenter

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Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with more than 800 attorneys in 20 offices, serving corporations, institutions, and entrepreneurs nationally. Recently ranked #17* for client service excellence among firms servicing Fortune 500 clients, the firm has risen more than 50 spots in Am Law's annual firm ranking over the past five years. Polsinelli attorneys provide practical legal counsel infused with business insight, and focus on health care, financial services, real estate, intellectual property, mid-market corporate, labor and employment, and business litigation. Polsinelli attorneys have depth of experience in 100 service areas and 70 industries.