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Land Deal Scrutiny Forges New Front With RICO Lawsuit

A class-action claiming that the promoters of syndicated conservation easements knew from the outset that their deals violated tax laws is a new legal avenue for aggrieved investors as the Internal Revenue Service and the Justice Department grind through their own crackdowns.

Timing of IRS Tax Shelter Probe Draws Scrutiny

The IRS’s latest enforcement push against small insurance companies seen as tax shelters comes as businesses, including insurers, deal with the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic.

Opportunity Zones: Will Tax Break for Investors Benefit Communities Too?

The 2017 tax overhaul included incentives to invest in distressed communities. Investors benefit from tax breaks and the designated opportunity zones benefit from economic investment, but critics say already-wealthy investors don’t need these breaks.

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