On Demand Program

Tax Issues for Immigrant Workers


Aired Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Runtime: 2:00h

Program Code:


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MBA Law Students : $0.00
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MBA Member : $0.00
Non-member : $25.00
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Pending Immigration Reform may raise questions from clients regarding tax issues. Attend this program to learn how to assist immigrant clients with tax issues. Specific topics include:

  • What are common immigrant taxpayer issues?
  • What services do the IRS and DOR provide for immigrants?
  • How to obtain an Individual Tax ID Number (ITIN)
  • What credits may ITIN holders qualify for?
  • What to do if an immigrant worker is misclassified as an independent contractor for tax purposes.
  • What is the statute of limitations for audits, collections and refunds?


Sherley Cruz, Esq., Program Chair
Suffolk University Law School , Boston
Luz Arevalo, Esq., Panelist
Greater Boston Legal Services , Boston
Deyanira Colon, Stakeholder Relationship Tax Consultant, Panelist
IRS-SPEC Office , Boston
Brian Lynch, Esq., Panelist
Internal Revenue Service , Boston
Marline Poggys, Esq., Panelist
IRS-SPEC Office , Boston
Joel Zarella, Esq., Panelist
Department of Revenue , Boston

Sponsoring Sections:

Immigration Section
Taxation Section

NOTE: This is a previously recorded MBA On Demand product.
When you register, you will receive a link via email to the previously recorded MBA On Demand program and its ePublication. Your member profile will also contain a permanent link to the MBA On Demand version of the program.

System Requirements
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