As both an attorney and CPA, Dave Stevens has worked for over 30 years in the area of federal income taxation, domestic and foreign. For the past 25 years he has also represented taxpayers in IRS matters.
In a recent article about the IRS Targeting Scandal, USA Today reports that “When it comes to being targeted by the Internal Revenue Service, it appears that having a lawyer helps. . .. Of the nine groups from Ohio and Kentucky screened by the IRS Cincinnati office at the center of the ongoing controversy surrounding the agency, only two of those organizations applied for nonprofit status on their own. And both were subject to subsequent inappropriate questions and attention, while the other seven did not appear to suffer that fate.” Here is the link