5 Top Federal Tax Decisions Of 2018

By David Hansen (December 21, 2018, 6:02 PM EST) -- Federal courts in 2018 denied Facebook a right to IRS appeals in a $7 billion tax dispute, convicted President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman and ruled that a California family had to pay taxes on retirement account contributions routed through Bermuda.

A Virginia federal jury convicted former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort on eight counts of filing false tax returns. His sentencing is scheduled for Feb. 8. (AP) Here, Law360 takes a look back at some of the biggest tax decisions by federal courts in the past year.

Facebook v. IRS

A California federal court in May rejected Facebook's claim that...

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