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Harvard Tax Clinic Backs Whistleblower Appeal In DC Circ.

Law360 (May 15, 2018, 6:57 PM EDT) -- A tax whistleblower's appeal missed a 30-day filing deadline, but that should not stop the U.S. Tax Court from hearing the appeal, said an amicus brief filed in the D.C. Circuit by Harvard Law School's Federal Tax Center.

The brief, filed Monday, supports an appeal by David Myers, who filed a whistleblower claim with the IRS in 2009 and received a denial letter in March 2013. Myers did not file with the Tax Court until January 2015, which dismissed his claim in 2017 for filing outside...
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Case Information

Case Title

David Myers v. Cmsnr. IRS

Case Number



Appellate - DC Circuit

Nature of Suit

United States Tax Court 

Date Filed

January 5, 2018


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