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IRS Embraces Later Tax Court Filing Deadlines, Tax Notes

April 29, 2020

Morgan Lewis partner Sheri Dillon was quoted in a Tax Notes article about the US Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS’s) decision to extended Tax Court filing deadlines to July 15 or the court’s reopening.  In the article, she discussed the limitations of the IRS’s FAQ regarding the extension. “Many taxpayers, especially low-income or vulnerable taxpayers, may have been affected by COVID-19 prior to the Tax Court closure and have good cause for not filing their petitions within the statutory time period. So, while the FAQ is helpful, a legislative solution would provide more certainty,” Sheri said.

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