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April 16, 2014

Cryan to Speak on IRS Appeals Procedures & Strategies

Bloomberg BNA | CITE, was formed to educate U.S. and foreign multinationals and companies engaged in international business on the tax, legal and accounting aspects of doing business overseas. Seminar speakers are experts in internal taxation and finance fields and the participants include a broad range of corporate multinational companies. Tom Cryan and Sheldon Kay of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan will present IRS Appeals: Procedures and Strategies providing advisors with the latest policies and procedures governing cases taken to Appeals and the best strategies in getting favorable resolutions in Appeals.

The event takes place May 7th from 1-2pm as a webinar. Topics to be covered include options for taking a case to Appeals, writing a great protest, preparing for an Appeals conference and understanding restrictions on Appeals’ settlement authority in addition to the strategies for dealing with them.

Thomas M. Cryan has over 23 years of experience in assisting clients in tax controversies. In this capacity he has represented clients before the IRS in pre-filing agreements, the examination phase through the appeals phase and post appeals mediation. He also has assisted clients in understanding and applying complex provisions of the Internal Revenue Code, including the statute of limitations for deficiencies and overpayments, the mitigation provisions, the unified audit procedures for TEFRA partnerships, reportable transactions, accuracy-related penalties for underpayments, information reporting penalties, reporting foreign financial accounts and various other procedural statues and regulations.

May 7, 2014

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