News 19 Mar. 2015

Linda Galler to Speak at March 20 PLI Webinar on Tax Penalties

Senior tax counsel Linda Galler will be one of the featured speakers at the Practicing Law Institute (PLI) webinar, “Nuts and Bolts of Tax Penalties 2015: A Primer on the Standards, Procedures and Defenses Relating to Civil and Criminal Tax Penalties” on Friday March 20.

Ms. Galler will speak on “Special Rules for the Professionals: Return Preparer Penalties and Ethical Standards” at 1:15 p.m. Her session will cover: Professional ethical standards of conduct, Circular 230 standards and tax penalties; understatement of a taxpayer's liability by a return preparer; promoting abusive tax shelters; aiding and abetting understatements; and Circular 230 rules and sanctions.