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 Title

United States Internal Revenue Service v. Johnston


Case Number

2:13-cv-02133

Court

Arizona

Nature of Suit

Bankruptcy: Appeal

Judge

Roslyn O Silver

Date Filed

October 21, 2013

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