• IRS Crackdown on Attorney-Client Privilege Claims Requires Renewed Vigilance to Protect Privileged Communications
  • May 8, 2003
  • Law Firm: Foley & Lardner LLP - Milwaukee Office
  • In early June 2002, Internal Revenue Service Chief Counsel B. John Williams Jr., announced that the IRS would be closely scrutinizing claims of attorney-client or tax-practitioner privilege (under Code section 7525) as part of its "battle against tax avoidance transactions."