The US Tax Court released five opinions on February 5 — four memo and one summary. Issues reviewed included Subchapter S basis under section 1366, classification under section 501, section 6015 relief and business expense review — https://datastudio.google.com/reporting/1gsGRLMIwI892mBSfGfxkUXvQBJ13WAer/page/t1cL
The IRS released 16 rulings on February 2, including two IRS Chief Counsel memoranda. To search these rulings go to taxweek.us.
Check out the new IRS Analytics page on Tableau Public.
Scanmark has just released a new tree graph chart allowing end users to gauge the relative strengths and weaknesses of private letter rulings based on language analytics. The end user can review all letter rulings that touch on a primary code section and get a sense of how the topic is addressed by the IRS.
Scanmark LTD is adding US Circuit Courts of Appeals decisions to its Tax Decision Analytics collection. The service includes published decisions and orders released by USCA courts over the past ten years. These decisions will be folded into the existing Tax Court analytics to allow users to gauge the success of appeals to these courts. The service uses the same language analytics program (tweaked for an appeals court) to assess the tone and outcome of decisions.
Scanmark LTD has released a new Tax Court data analytics dashboard that includes designated Tax Court orders.
Here is a Google Dashboard showing IRS Letter Ruling activity over the past year. The interactive graphic shows taxpayer success based on the primary code section cited. It also shows probabilities of future results based on historical data.