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Tuesday, June 27, 2006

District Court Slams Government in KPMG Tax Shelter Case

U.S. District Judge Lewis A. Kaplan ruled today that prosecutors unconstitutionally pressured KPMG to cut off legal fees for 16 former employees charged with setting up illegal tax shelters.  Our sister White Collar Crime Prof Blog has a detailed analysis of the court's opinion here.

http://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2006/06/district_court_.html

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