Suellen Wolfe on Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Initiatives

By Suellen Wolfe, J.D., LL.M.* The Internal Revenue Code requires U.S. taxpayers to report income and pay taxes on worldwide income. [ IRC §§ 61 , 861 , 862 , 863 , 864 , 865 . See also, IRS Publication 17 at Part Two, 5 (2011).] Intentionally failing to report income earned on financial...