Tax Law Section

This section provides continuing legal education to its members in the areas of state and federal taxation law. It also maintains a liaison with the Tennessee District of the Southeast Region of the IRS and the Tennessee Department of Revenue.

Chair
Egerton, McAfee, Armistead &...
900 S Gay St Ste 1400
Knoxville, TN 37902-1838
(865)546-0500
Immediate Past Chair
John Burns Law, PLC
219 Third Avenue North, Suite 2000
Franklin, TN 37064
(615)630-0122
Vice-Chair
Stites & Harbison PLLC
401 Commerce St
Nashville, TN 37219
(404)680-6295

Email Scam Targets Employee W-2 Information

Nonprofits in Minnesota have reported being targeted by a scam requesting employees’ W-2 information, and the scam is likely spreading, Nonprofit Quarterly reports. The scam begins with an email requesting lists of employees or staff earnings summaries, and it’s working – many have fallen victim to the scam. A computer forensic expert recalls that last year he was retained by four of the top 10 law firms in Minneapolis after they all fell victim. Those who have seen evidence of the W-2 scam can report it to the IRS.
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Filing Deadline Changed for Certain State Tax Returns

The due date for certain Tennessee franchise and excise tax returns, business tax returns and Hall income tax returns will be April 18, instead of April 15, to be consistent with the Internal Revenue Service federal income tax filing deadline, the state Department of Revenue says. For more information, please see the department's website.

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