M. Robinson & Company, P.C.

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The Landmark Building
160 Federal Street, 6th Floor
Boston, MA 02110, United States
Contact: Debbie Robinson
Phone: 617-428-6900
Fax: 617-428-0090
Areas of Practice
  • Taxation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
Locations
Other U.S. Locations
  • Massachusetts
Number of Attorneys
2-10 Attorneys

Taxpayer Tips: Best Practices for U. S. Tax Court

Taxpayers contesting IRS assessments of additional taxes, penalties and interest have a number of different options to contest and appeal those assessments. One of those options includes bringing a case to the United States Tax…more
 /  Taxation

Federal Tax Reform Legislation in 2017: Comments by Attorney Morris N. Robinson

Attorney Morris N. Robinson, the Managing Director of M. Robinson Tax Law in Boston, recently published an op-ed titled: Viewpoint: A 15 percent tax rate on business would maximize economic growth…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Elections & Politics, Labor & Employment Law, Taxation

IRS Targets Globally-Mobile Individuals and Businesses: The Importance of Proactive Planning

IRS targets globally-mobile individuals and businesses through its Global High Wealth Industry Group and its Large Business and International Division. Targeted taxpayers find these audits distracting, taking time from important…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

IRS is Hacked, Again!

The New York Times reported yesterday that identity thieves may have compromised up to 100,000 U.S. taxpayer accounts. The criminals apparently took advantage of a software tool that loaded information from tax returns onto the…more
 /  Education, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology, Taxation

IRS Targets the Wealthy via Wealth Squad

IRS operates a Wealth Squad, which brings together teams of IRS specialists to coordinate the audit of wealthy taxpayers. IRS identifies wealthy “targets” with secret algorithms that are skewed against the wealthy. IRS also…more
 /  Taxation

IRS Agent Discusses the Look-Back Period for Filing Delinquent International Information Returns

We represent a client who may need to file delinquent international information returns under the IRS Delinquent International Information Return Submission Procedures. These procedures invite taxpayers who meet the specified…more
 /  Finance & Banking, International Law & Trade, Taxation

IRS Begins Private Debt Collection of Back Taxes: What You Need to Know

The IRS announced on April 4, 2017 that it will soon authorize four private debt collection companies to send letters and make phone calls to selected delinquent taxpayers. The IRS will only forward a past-due account to…more
 /  Taxation

For High-Income and International Taxpayers: Defensive Tax Planning

The Importance of Defensive Tax Planning - IRS audit criteria target high-income taxpayers, especially those with reported foreign income or foreign financial assets. Targeted high income taxpayers include..…more
 /  International Law & Trade, Taxation

The Importance of Defensive Tax Planning and Defensive Tax Return Preparation

Executive Summary: The Importance of Defensive Tax Planning - Tax reform is in the news again. But until we achieve significant tax reform it is essential that individuals, trusts and estates, and businesses with incomes in…more
 /  Taxation

Net Operating Loss Carryforwards on President Trump’s 2005 Income Tax Return

James B. Stewart, writing for The New York Times (March 23, 2017), explored the complexities of President Donald Trump’s 2005 U.S. income tax return, which was revealed publicly last week. President Trump used $103 million of…more
 /  Elections & Politics, Taxation

Personal Liability of Executors for Tax Liabilities of the Estate Under the Federal Priority Statute, 31 U.S.C. 3713

This is an appeal of summary judgment by the personal representative (the “PR”) of an estate. The lower court found the PR to be personally liable under the federal priority statute, Section 3713, for tax liabilities due from an…more
 /  Business Organizations, Civil Procedure, Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Statute of Limitations and Collections Process Against Executrix and Agent for Estate Tax Deficiency

United States v. Holmes - 2016 WL 4363398 (SD Tex. Aug. 16, 2016) Summary - Summary judgment was sought by both the taxpayers and the Government for an estate tax liability. The taxpayers contended that the…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Constitutional Law, Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker May Propose Unconstitutional Sales Tax Collection Responsibility on Remote Sellers

BOSTON – January 27, 2017. In an attempt to balance his $40.5 billion budget, Governor Charlie Baker may propose that remote sellers be required to collect Massachusetts sales taxes on sales of tangible personal property made…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Constitutional Law, Elections & Politics, Science, Computers, & Technology, Taxation

Becoming As Rich As Donald Trump: Financial and Tax Policies of the United States Government That Can Lead To Significant Wealth through Real Estate Ownership

Financial and tax policies of the United States government can help Americans achieve significant wealth through real estate ownership. These policies tend to favor taxpayers who, like the Trump family, are willing to commit to…more
 /  Energy & Utilities, Real Estate - Commercial, Real Estate - Residential, Taxation, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Charitable Contribution Planning: Good Measures to Protect Yourself Against a Charitable Deductions Audit

December is a big month in the U.S. for donations to charity. Americans open their hearts and wallets to charitable organizations who feed the hungry, shelter the homeless and educate our youth as well as to many other worthy…more
 /  Finance & Banking, Taxation
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