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The Knowledge Congress Has Scheduled a Live Webcast on It’s Almost June 30th: Do You Know Where Your FBARS Are?

New York, NY, May 28, 2010 --( The reporting of interests in foreign financial accounts has been revolutionized in the past year and a half. From the unprecedented negotiations conducted by sovereign tax authorities over banking institutions to the IRS 2009 Voluntary Compliance Initiative to the Proposed Regulations, this revolution in transparency affects almost all taxpayers and their advisors. Join this 2-hour Live Webcast by The Knowledge Group where a panel of key thought leaders and experts will help you to get current on the unique overlap of tax and bank secrecy considerations that govern this subject. With the June 30th deadline for filing 2009 forms, join them for a most topical discussion of the new – and old – rules.

They will discuss:

- The basic FBAR rules
- The state of IRS Voluntary Compliance Initiatives
- The Proposed Regulations
- The Filings Due June 30th
- Issues on the Horizon

Speakers/Faculty Panel

Phillip A. Pillar, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Todd Simmens, Partner and National Director, Tax Controversy & Procedure, BDO Seidman, LLP

For updated list of the faculty panel, please visit: event_2010_FBAR.html

About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. “We bring together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcast that study the impact of changing regulations and help businesses succeed through proper regulatory compliance.”

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