NZ tax case attracts international attention

A recent NZ court case involved a tax agent (Chatfield & Co), the Commissioner of Inland Revenue (CIR), the Korean National Tax Service and the NZ Competent Authority (Mr Nash). The High Court case of Chatfield and Co vs The CIR challenged the roots of procedural...

US Passport Revocation – Unpaid Taxes

The 2015 enactment of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act gave the Internal Revenue Service the authority to start revoking or denying passport applications of taxpayers with ‘seriously delinquent tax debts’.   ‘Seriously...