IRS 'Gap Interest' Suit Is Bogus, Bankrupt Atty Says

Law360, New York (March 4, 2014, 4:58 PM EST) -- A bankrupt attorney on Monday struck back at Internal Revenue Service efforts to collect tax debt from him after the approval of his Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan, saying the IRS abandoned its claim by failing to object to the plan in time.

In an opening brief filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, Arizona attorney Logan Johnston argued he paid the IRS all past-due taxes under his Chapter 11 plan approved by the bankruptcy court, and the IRS had no right to...
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Case Information

Case Title

United States Internal Revenue Service v. Johnston

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy: Appeal


Roslyn O Silver

Date Filed

October 21, 2013

Government Agencies

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