Indiana Tax Court declines to bring hammer down on Taxpayer who failed to timely respond to Request for Admissions in Income Tax appeal

Indiana Tax Court declines to bring hammer down on Taxpayer who failed to timely respond to Request for Admissions in Income Tax appeal

On September 23, 2016, an Indiana taxpayer escaped dismissal of its income tax appeal when the Tax Court allowed it to withdraw harmful deemed admissions.  Thor Industries challenged the 2008 to 2010 adjusted gross income tax assessments by the Indiana Department of Revenue, filing an appeal with the Indiana Tax … [Read more...]

The Gambler breaks even:  Tax Court orders Indiana Department of Revenue to answer discovery requests but denies Taxpayer’s second motion to compel in income tax appeal

The Gambler breaks even: Tax Court orders Indiana Department of Revenue to answer discovery requests but denies Taxpayer’s second motion to compel in income tax appeal

The Tax Court does not often address discovery issues in published decisions and orders.  In this case, Popovich v. Indiana Department of State Revenue, Cause No. 49T10-1010-TA-53 (April 24, 2014 and June 4, 2014), the Court has issued three orders – the first (Popovich I ) on Taxpayer’s first motion to compel and … [Read more...]