Charles County Tax Lawyer
Former IRS attorney assisting clients in Charles County, across Maryland, DC, the United States and globally with IRS audits, IRS litigation, offshore bank account reporting, international tax matters, criminal investigations and collections.
A CHARLES COUNTY TAX LAWYER FROM OUR FIRM CAN HELP YOU RESOLVE FATCA MATTERS
The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) went into effect July 1, 2014 and requires all U.S. taxpayers to disclose offshore accounts. Those who do not face fines, penalties and tax liabilities – possibly even criminal punishment. Foreign financial institutions and other non-financial foreign entities are also required to report foreign assets held by their U.S. account holders. So, what does this mean for you?
If your foreign assets have been seized or frozen due to failure to properly report accounts, then you’ll need to prove your compliance with FATCA requirements. While this sounds complicated, the process is made easier when a team of experienced attorneys are on your side. Thorn Law Group has assisted more than 500 clients resolve FATCA tax law issues. We understand how to make the process as painless as possible and work diligently to help you avoid potential penalties.
Helping Taxpayers Who Are Struggling With Complex Legal Situations
Now more than ever, the IRS is stepping up its regulatory work and cracking down on undisclosed offshore funds. There are a variety of methods through which your funds can be detected, including: tax information exchange agreements, mutual legal assistance treaties, subpoenas, and customs hold. As a result, it’s increasingly important for you to comply with U.S. legislation and properly disclose your offshore accounts. Willful concealing of your foreign accounts can lead to steep fines and even imprisonment. We advise our clients to stay ahead of the law and be transparent in their filing.
Successful Representation for FATCA Matters
With over 80 years of experience in tax law, our firm is known across the country and around the world, for our in-depth understanding of this complex legal niche. Managing Partner Kevin E. Thorn chose to maximize on the firm’s location, placing us in the heart of the nation’s capital. The close proximity to the nation’s major tax offices and courts means that we can provide our clients with unprecedented insight. Ultimately, we are a results-focused firm that believes our clients’ praise speaks for itself. Here’s what one former client had to say about our attorneys:
“The attorneys at Thorn Law Group were so knowledgeable about the way the IRS Criminal Investigation Division works. They helped put our minds at ease and walked each of us through the whole Voluntary Disclosure process. With the help of Thorn Law Group we were able to get back into compliance and were able to avoid criminal prosecution.” –Former Client
Our Practice Areas
Whether you need help with FATCA compliance or a variety of other tax law matters, we are here to help. Turn to Thorn Law Group for assistance with any of the following:
- Business Tax Law
- Criminal Tax Law
- Offshore Bank Accounts
- International Tax
- IRS Audits & Litigation
- IRS Voluntary Disclosures
- Trusts /Estates
- Wealth & Estate Planning
- FATCA Tax Law
- IRS Health Care
- Whistleblower Office
- IRS Office of Professional Responsibility
- 2016 Updates to IRS Amnesty Program
About Charles County
Located in the southern central portion of Maryland, Charles County was named after the third Baron of Baltimore. Today, the county is included in the CA-VA-MD-WV metropolitan statistical data.
Founded: April 13, 1658
Named for: Charles Calvert
Seat: La Plata
Largest Community: Waldorf
- Total: 643 sq mi (1,665 km2)
- Land: 458 sq mi (1,186 km2)
- Water: 185 sq mi (479 km2)
- 2015: 156, 118
- Density: 243/sq mi (94/km2)
Let Our Charles County Tax Lawyers Help You
There’s no need to face an IRS investigation on your own. With the help of a Charles County tax lawyer from our firm, you’ll quickly come into compliance with FATCA regulations. If you have questions or would like to discuss your legal options, call our firm at (240) 235-5096 or complete our online contact form.
OUR MARYLAND ADDRESS
2 Wisconsin Circle
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone Number: (240) 235-5096