Tax Lawsuits Drop By 32% Since 2009, Study Finds

Law360, New York (February 28, 2014, 2:28 PM EST) -- Tax litigation in the U.S. is on the decline, according to research recently released by a Syracuse University data-gathering group that found the total number of tax lawsuits filed has plummeted by 32 percent since 2009.

The Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse, a research organization associated with the university, found district courts in California, Texas and Florida were the most active in tax matters in January, despite a 10 percent decline in total tax suits filed in the past year alone.

The Central District of California —...
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