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Will The Tax Man Cometh To Coach Rodriguez?, Jeffrey H. Kahn, Douglas A. Kahn Aug 2008

Will The Tax Man Cometh To Coach Rodriguez?, Jeffrey H. Kahn, Douglas A. Kahn

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Give The Tax Court Transfer Power And Plenary Civil Tax Jurisdiction, Steve R. Johnson Jul 2008

Give The Tax Court Transfer Power And Plenary Civil Tax Jurisdiction, Steve R. Johnson

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A recent decision again raises questions about the powers that the Tax Court does and should possess. In Mobley v. Commissioner, No. 07-2019 (6th Cir. July 8, 2008), Doc 2008-14970, 2008 TNT 132-13, the Sixth Circuit affirmed a procedural decision of the Tax Court. The Tax Court dismissed a petition because it lacked jurisdiction, and it rejected the taxpayers’ request to transfer the case to a district court. The Tax Court concluded, and the Sixth Circuit agreed, that the Tax Court lacks transfer power. Under 28 U.S.C sections 1631 and 610, the power to transfer cases is conferred ...