Tax Law

Shahzad Malik of Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth on the Attorney-Client Privilege and Kovel Arrangements Between Attorneys and tax Accounting Professionals

On this edition, Shahzad A. Malik discusses the attorney-client privilege and the use of Kovel arrangements in tax controversies. Mr. Malik examines the relationship between tax attorneys and tax accounting professionals in Kovel engagements in the context of intensified focus on tax reporting transparency, compliance, and enforcement. He analyzes the purpose of Kovel arrangements and their underlying integrity. Copyright© 2010 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. Visit www.lexisnexis.com/community.