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Tax Trends Webinar Series - IRS Trouble - Penalty Abatement Resources

Course Description:
Are you facing IRS penalties? Don't freak out – we can help! If you forgot to file, failed to pay and or failed to deposit owed penalties and now owe additional penalties and interest to the IRS, there is a possibility that you may be able to reduce or abate the penalties completely through the IRS First-Time Penalty Abatement Process or through research, documentation and representation with the IRS. Join us for a webinar to discuss how to provide appropriate supporting documentation for "reasonable cause" to get your penalties reduced or removed.

Learning Objectives:
-Discuss the IRS First-Time Penalty Abatement process
-Outline additional resources for penalty abatement
-Discuss how to build the best case to support your position

Presenters: Ben Peeler and Cara Benson
Benjamin Peeler, JD, CPA, LL.M, Partner

Ben has more than 17 years of tax experience specializing in federal tax, controversy and procedure. He leads Eide Bailly's IRS Controversy and Procedure practice. Ben has represented the IRS before the United States Tax Court in large and specially designated tax cases, and in litigation before the federal district court as a special assistant to the United States Attorney. He has also worked as an attorney for the IRS Office of Chief Counsel. In addition, he has led and instructed groups of attorneys, revenue agents and revenue officers through various procedures.

Cara Benson, Tax Controversy National Tax Associate

Cara has over 10 years of experience with payroll, sales tax, and accounts receivable and payable, as well as general ledger in the agricultural and service industries. For the past three years she has worked closely with clients on penalty abatements, collections issues, and lien subordinations.

Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM.

CPE Hour:

Additional Information:
These are live-group seminars. No prerequisites or advanced preparation required. For information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact Jason McKeever at 701.476.8773.

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