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Michael Sardar

Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP
Attorney
msardar@kflaw.com
(212) 808-8100

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Michael Sardar joined Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP in 2009. Mr. Sardar's practice focuses on all stages of civil and criminal tax controversies. He represents taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service, state tax authorities, the Department of Justice, and local prosecutors. Mr. Sardar has vast experience representing clients making voluntary disclosures of unreported income to the Internal Revenue Service and state tax authorities.

Mr. Sardar has successfully represented scores of clients with unreported foreign assets who have repatriated over half a billion dollars of offshore assets through the IRS's Offshore Voluntary· Disclosure Program and the Streamlined Compliance Procedures. Mr. Sardar also represents taxpayers in New York State and City residency audits and investigations. Mr. Sardar is the Vice-Chair of the New York County Lawyers' Association (NYC LA) Taxation Committee, member of the Committee on Personal Income Taxation, New York City Bar Association, as well as Co-Chair of the Sub-Committee on Offshore Enforcement of the ABA Committee on Civil and Criminal Tax Penalties. Michael lectures frequently on tax controversy issues including foreign asset reporting and non compliance.

About Us: Kostelanetz & Fink, LLP enjoys an unparalleled national reputation for representing clients in sensitive and high-stakes negotiations and controversies with government agencies, including tax audits and trials, regulatory investigations, white collar criminal defense and complex litigation. Our attorneys are dedicated to providing the finest legal services in all phases of representation, from factual development, through an audit or investigation, to trial or negotiated resolution. We also have an active practice providing tax planning advice, estate planning and representation in government procurement and government contracting.

Archived Webinars Offered

REPRESENTING TAXPAYERS WITHOUT RECORDS FOR SCHEDULE C

Date RecordedMarch 4, 2019  CostFREE  Course Length1.0 hour  Subject AreaTaxes  Course LevelBasic  Instructional MethodGroup Internet Based  PrerequisitesNone  Advanced PreparationNone     Who should attend?CPA - small firm, CPA - medium firm, CPA - large firm, Enrolled Agent, Other    

UNREPORTED FOREIGN ASSETS: IRS ENFORCEMENT, CONSEQUENCES & PATHWAY TO COMPLIANCE

Date RecordedJune 15, 2018  CostFREE  Course Length1.5 hours  Subject AreaTaxes  Course LevelBasic  Instructional MethodGroup Internet Based  PrerequisitesNone  Advanced PreparationNone     Who should attend?CPA - small firm, CPA - medium firm, CPA - large firm, Enrolled Agent, Other    

HANDLING THE SENSITIVE IRS AUDIT: WHO GETS PENALIZED AND WHO GOES TO JAIL

Date RecordedApril 24, 2018  CostFREE  Course Length1.5 hours  Subject AreaTaxes  Course LevelBasic  Instructional MethodGroup Internet Based  PrerequisitesNone  Advanced PreparationNone     Who should attend?CPA - small firm, CPA - medium firm, CPA - large firm, Enrolled Agent, Other    

REPORTING CLIENTS’ FOREIGN ACTIVITIES: AVOIDING SERIOUS POTENTIAL TAX PITFALLS

Date RecordedMarch 5, 2018  CostFREE  Course Length1.0 hour  Subject AreaTaxes  Course LevelBasic  Instructional MethodGroup Internet Based  PrerequisitesNone  Advanced PreparationNone     Who should attend?CPA - small firm, CPA - medium firm, CPA - large firm, Enrolled Agent, Other