Tagged: internal revenue service

Company President Ralph Bradbury Ruled Liable for Tax Bill

by Mark Friedman 4/7/2014 12:00 am

In a cautionary tale for other non-owner executives, a federal judge has ruled that Ralph Bradbury, former president of the defunct Continental Express of Little Rock, is responsible for an unpaid $750,000 payroll tax bill.

IRS Singles Out Four in Little Rock for Tax Liens

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/21/2013 12:00 am

In September, the IRS filed a flurry of six-figure tax liens against these people in Little Rock:

'Redemption' Internet Conspiracy Theory Backfires for 81-Year-Old Fred Neal

by Mark Friedman 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Fred Neal Jr. thought he found a loophole in the law so that he and his wife wouldn't have to pay their $1.3 million tax bill. In June, he pleaded guilty in federal court to interfering with Internal Revenue Service laws and filing false claims.

M. David Howell Jr. Estate Probate Case Set To Stretch Into 11th Year

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Stuart Hankins, the Sherwood lawyer representing the Howell's estate and its administrator, said he received a letter from the Internal Revenue Service last week requesting “seven categories of documents” that he assured would take some time to collect and remit.

Affordable Care Act Amplifies Risk of Misclassifying Employees

by Jan Cottingham 9/2/2013 12:00 am

Health care reform is increasing the importance of the correct classification of employees, employment lawyers and others say. That's because the “employer mandate” of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act requires businesses with 50 or more full-time employees (or their equivalent) to offer those workers health insurance.

Dispute Between Trucking Exec, IRS Expanding to Include Other Claimants

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/20/2013 12:00 am

The showdown between Ralph Bradbury and the Internal Revenue Service, which first began in November 2011, has grown to include counterclaims and another defendant.

Looking Forward to April 15, 2014 (Richard Bell Commentary)

by Richard Bell 4/15/2013 12:00 am

Monday, April 15, is the end of the 2012 tax season, and our accounting firm has been fielding a lot of questions about tax changes for 2013. Let's look at some of the most recent changes.

Federal Agents Sued After Raiding Bottled Water Employees, Confiscating Cellphones

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/11/2013 12:00 am

Mountain Pure LLC of Little Rock and several of its employees said federal agents crossed the line when they executed a search warrant at the plant in January 2012.

10 Years Later, Case of M. David Howell's Ponzi Scheme Nears End

by Gwen Moritz 10/29/2012 12:00 am

There is still one more piece to be dispensed with before 59 claimants who have already divided up $2 million get their shares of the $507,000 remaining in the estate.