Court Rules on IRS Access to Tax Accrual Workpapers

Executive's Tax & Management Report

Kevin Kenworthy and Alan Horowitz discuss the First Circuit Court of Appeals decision in United States v. Textron, Inc., a case exploring whether the IRS can demand access to tax accrual workpapers that reflect a taxpayer’s candid self-assessment of its tax exposure.

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