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IRS Developing Recurring List of Suspect Tax Schemes

Jan. 26, 2022, 12:21 AM

The IRS plans to more regularly flag suspect tax schemes for taxpayers and their advisers, according to Lois Deitrich, who leads the agency’s Office of Promoter Investigations.

  • The new recurring list of possible tax shelters and other possibly illegal maneuvers will be issued in addition to the agency’s annual “Dirty Dozen,” which identifies common scams.
  • “You’re going to see that other list come out more than yearly and that will be something I think that will be helpful to practitioners because they tend to be more complex schemes,” Deitrich said during a virtual conference hosted by ...