Maintained by attorneys in the Litigation and Taxation & Wealth Planning practices of national law firm Fox Rothschild LLP, Tax Controversy Sentinel reports on the latest developments in all aspects of tax controversy matters. These include criminal tax investigations and prosecutions, civil tax matters before the Internal Revenue Service including audits, appeals, and collection matters, as well as tax litigation in the U.S. Tax Court, U.S. Court of Federal Claims, and U.S. district courts. The blog also covers international tax compliance issues, including foreign bank account reporting (FBAR), the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), and the IRS’s voluntary disclosure programs for both domestic and offshore issues.  Finally, Tax Controversy Sentinel addresses compliance issues arising under the Bank Secrecy Act, the USA Patriot Act, FATCA, the anti-money laundering laws and regulations, and economic sanctions regimes.