The Dangers of Easy Internet Legal Research

Internet legal research “The law requires proof of jurisdiction to appear on the record of the administrative agency and all administrative proceedings” I came across that quote recently while doing a little internet legal research. It was attributed to a decision of the Supreme Court in a case cited as “Hagans v. Lavine, 415 U.S. 533” in the brief where I … → Read More

Questions for a Frivolous Penalty CDP Hearing

94904384-tax-increaseIn a previous post I discussed applying for a Collections Due Process Hearing (CDPH). And emphasized that the IRS has the burden of proof concerning penalties. All you really need to do in that case is deny that you filed a frivolous document. The Service must prove you did. To do so they … → Read More

Applying for a Frivolous Penalty CDP Hearing

Frivolous Return PenaltyA friend of mine, a man deeply involved with the Service, sent me an impressive package of research, law, authority, and facts to be considered in his frivolous tax return Collections Due Process hearing (CDP)[1]. He was planning to send it along with his request for a hearing. I was horrified at what a bad idea that was. I would never submit … → Read More

Woman Indicted for Failure to Commit Court Ordered Perjury

Forced TestimonyCLICK HERE FOR UPDATE AS OF 11/3/2013, Doreen Hendrickson’s case goes to the jury. Doreen Hendrickson, wife of Peter Hendrickson, author of Cracking the Code – the Fascinating Truth About Taxation in … → Read More

Taking Full Advantage of Discovery in Tax Court

Toys, not miracles by“Discovery” is the process by which parties to a law suit exchange information. Each party is required to provide any relevant information requested by his opponent. To many people this is a pretty exciting idea. For anyone who has tried to get honest information from the IRS, an opportunity to … → Read More

Letters from Prison: Lindsey Springer

paperwork reduction act 3512Form 1040 is “Divorced” from requirement to file Following is Mr. Lindsey Springer’s latest letter from prison. Mr. Springer and his attorney, Oscar Stilley, are political prisoners. I urge you to support them in any way you can. Information for sending financial help … → Read More

White Collar SWAT Raids on the Increase

White Collar SWAT raids mountain pure waterWhite collar SWAT raids happen when you have too many gun-toting agents to keep busy all the time. Honestly, when you’ve got a big hammer, doesn’t everything start looking like a nail? Even a small water bottling company like Mountain Pure Water… This … → Read More

IRS History? We don’t need no stinking history!

shelley_davisShelly L. Davis was hired to write IRS history. She was the first and only official historian for the agency. But when she discovered that the agency was deliberately shredding its history, and that it was a cesspit of corruption, incompetence, vindictivness, and deception, she resigned in protest. She subsequently wrote a book about the agency: Unbridled Power: Inside the Secret Culture of the IRS. … → Read More