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What’s New Pussycat? A Hot Update on IRS Disclosure Issues for 2017 - CLE Webinar Recording

Insight Melinda Fellner Bramwit Melinda Fellner Bramwit · February 01, 2017
Presentation provided by Rimon's Federal, State and International Tax Partner Melinda Fellner Bramwit It has now been seven years since the launch of the first of the IRS offshore voluntary disclosure programs allowing taxpayers to come forward voluntarily to fix their unreported income issues and un-filed Fincen 114 (formerly "FBAR")

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NAD Teaches TransFair USA to fine tune Fair Trade Seals & Asks Avon to Amend Advertising

Insight June 20, 2011

As discussed in my December 13, 2010 post, the National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus (BBBs) offers a streamlined, self-regulatory mechanism for remedying false advertising claims made in nationally distributed advertisements.  While NAD has a 95% success rate, those advertisers who fail to follow NAD’s recommendations may find themselves before the FTC upon NAD’s recommendation.

On February 16, 2011, I reported on NAD’s recommendation that Nano-Tex cease making several (green and other) advertising claims in connection with three of its fabric coating products.  On January 24, 2011, I discussed NAD’s recommendation that Sherwin-Williams modify its no-VOC claims for its HARMONY brand paints.

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